(Austral, slang) the Old Dart, England
noun 1. the state of Virginia (used as a nickname).
noun 1. the Dutch language before c1100. Abbreviation: OD, OD., O.D. noun 1. the Dutch language up to about 1100, derived from the Low Franconian dialect of Old Low German OD See also Franconian
- Old economy
noun an economy based on agriculture and manufacturing as opposed to high technology; also, a former economic system or state Word Origin 1983 Usage Note old economy, adj
[ohl-duh n] /ˈoʊl dən/ adjective, Literary. 1. of or relating to the distant past or bygone times; ancient. 2. . /ˈəʊldən/ adjective 1. an archaic or poetic word for old in olden days, in olden times adj. early 15c., from old + -en (2).