Definition of olde in English:

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olde

Pronunciation: /ˈōldē/ /ˈōld/

adjective

[attributive]
Pseudoarchaic variant spelling of old, intended to be quaint: Ye Olde Tea Shoppe
More example sentences
  • Morris dancers often claim to be keeping alive a quaint ye olde English custom.
  • You'll find them on estates yes, but also in the nice, leafy suburbs and in quaint olde English villages.
  • Mikah had thought it looked like ye olde Greek style, and so Skylar was wearing it.

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Syllabification: olde

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