old-timey

[ ohld-tahy-mee ]

adjectiveInformal.
  1. belonging to or characteristic of former times, usually eliciting a sentimental yearning for the past; old-time: an inn with charming, old-timey details.

Origin of old-timey

1
First recorded in 1850–55; old-time + -y1

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