oldie oldie  /ˈoʊl di/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a song that was formerly popular

Usage(s):

  1. Suddenly we're into the music we all know, either from when we were young or from the oldies stations' play lists.
  2. She auditioned with In My Heart There's Only You, Never Her, an oldie made famous by Taiwan's Liu Wenzhenga man.
  3. The show, which combines live performance with taped oldies, offers up similarly canned memories: blasts from a past now distant enough to seem quaint.

News

  1. Spurs edge Heat in NBA Finals opener

    MIAMI -- There's really no other way to say it. The Old Big Three beat the Bold Beat Three. It's too late to keep thinking the San Antonio Spurs are old, outdated and, of greatest substance, underdogs in the NBA Finals , their golden-oldie trio pushing them to a 92-88 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 1 on Thursday.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Watch: Powerball Jackpot Winner Is 84-Year-Old Woman

    Meet the golden oldie who won the $600 jackpot, and hear how she almost didn't get the ticket.        
    on June 6, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Maria LaMarque will perform June 15 at Mandeville Trailhead Market

    Oldie favorites will be performed by Maria LaMarque on June 15, starting at 10:30 a.m., at the Mandeville Trailhead Market. Also featured that day will be a unique collection of wooden chopping boards, handcrafted bird houses, garden benches, swings and...
    on June 5, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

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