Old-timer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈoʊldˈtɑɪmər|  American pronunciation of the word old-timer
Brit.  |ˌəʊldˈtaɪmər|  British pronunciation of the word old-timer

noun

- an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service (syn: oldtimer, stager, veteran, warhorse)
- an elderly man (syn: antique, gaffer, oldtimer)

Examples

...a real old-timer who remembers when you could expect a sawbones to make a house call...

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