old man


noun Informal.


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old man

noun

an informal term for father, husband (def. 1)
(sometimes capitals) informal a man in command, such as an employer, foreman, or captain of a ship
sometimes facetious an affectionate term used in addressing a man
another name for southernwood
Australian informal
  1. an adult male kangaroo
  2. (as modifier)very large
Christianity the unregenerate aspect of human nature
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