Definition of age-old in English:

age-old

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adjective

  • Having existed for a very long time: the age-old quest for knowledge
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    • Women are subject to this discourse both in the name of religion as well as in the name of age-old customs and traditions.
    • Hard Times 3 depicts the lives of a family in Kerry and includes the age-old themes of love and death.
    • Such a state of confusing dilemma caused heavy blow to the age-old traditions and beliefs of these cultures.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody