a person whose residence, membership, or experience began long ago and has been continuing for a considerable length of time; veteran.
an old person.
an old-fashioned person or thing.
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experienced, suited, talented, efficient, gifted, able, accomplished, proficient, adept, good, qualified, skillful, competent, adequate, intelligent, old-timer, elder, pensioner, pro, expert
- old-time dance,
- oldcastle, sir john
Origin of old-timer
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a person who has been in a certain place, occupation, etc, for a long time
US an old man
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