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Definition of "oldster" []

  • Informal An elderly person. (noun)
  • An older person (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A person who has been a midshipman for four years (noun)

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Use "oldster" in a sentence
  • "He replied, “Yes, and the oldster is become my good friend: my way is his way and he would well I had need of him.”"
  • "And I really hate being in the position of the "oldster", my God."
  • "Posner's view is that an individual is really almost 2 (or more) separate individuals throughout their lives, i.e., one might oppose SS as a youth (like I do, and like I am), but as an "oldster" realize they were wrong."