oldtimer oldtimer

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service
  2. (n) an elderly man

Usage(s):

  1. Less than five months after it opened, the 250 room, $5 million Royal Nevada was losing so much money that it was being taken over by the Desert Inn, a comparative oldtimer.
  2. With cunning change of pace and the control of an oldtimer, the green-as-grass rookie shut out the Indians 2-to-0.
  3. The oldtimer decided to camp beside a little stream.

News

  1. Bass being caught among trees on Barren River Lake

    GLASGOW — Barren River Lake is back down to within a couple of feet of summer pool and fishing has been good there. Some of my Oldtimer friends were finding bass back in the trees and grass and throwing shallow running crank baits.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Glasgow Daily Times

  2. Driving A Modern Classic Means You Can Play With The Legends

    It's been a while since the last time I told you about my Autobianchi A112, but last weekend, my tiny modern classic played with the big boys on a sunny afternoon in Budapest. The Oldtimer Sokadalom is an annual gathering of classics and youngtimers, which is the category my 1985 Autobianchi A112 falls into. That's one of the reasons I bought it. Now I can participate in these events, and people ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Jalopnik

Quotes

  • "I hate to sound like an oldtimer, but sometimes I get upset about the young guys," says Triple H. "We've got guys like Arn Anderson, Barry Windham, Ricky Steamboat and Michael Hayes around. That's a wealth of knowledge ...... and they still...
    on Aug 16, 2008 By: Triple H Source: SLAM! Sports

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