noun(the Old South)
The Southern states of the US before the civil war of 1861-5.
- The rites and customs of the Old South no longer work.
- Second, politically it was contrary to the free trade sentiments of the Old South, and it subverted Southern rights of political self-determination and was, therefore, a violation of the original federal compact.
- I am a gay man, and I grew up in rural Southern Georgia, the Heart of the Old South.
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