the oldest attested Slavic language, an ecclesiastical language written first by Cyril and Methodius in a Bible translation of the 9th century and continued in use for about two centuries. It represents the South Slavic, Bulgarian dialect of 9th-century Salonika with considerable addition of other South and West Slavic elements.
the oldest recorded Slavonic language: the form of Old Slavonic into which the Bible was translated in the ninth century, preserved as a liturgical language of various Orthodox Churches: belonging to the South Slavonic subbranch of languages
- Old cocker
noun phrase alter kocker: I said good morning to the two Old Cockers who ambled along every day kidding themselves they were exercising/ a lot of old cockers out there who wanted to hear a ball game (1980s+)
- Old clothes man
noun 1. a person who deals in second-hand clothes
noun 1. Greek comedy of the 5th century b.c., which derived from fertility rites in honor of Dionysus and combined robust humor with biting personal and political satire.
- Old contemptibles
plural noun 1. the British expeditionary force to France in 1914