[ohld-mey-dish] /ˈoʊldˈmeɪ dɪʃ/
characteristic of or resembling an old maid.
noun, Informal. 1. a father, usually one’s own: His old man’s letting him have the car for the prom. 2. a husband: The office is giving my old man a retirement party. 3. a boyfriend or male lover, especially a male lover with whom one cohabits. 4. (sometimes initial capital letters) a person in a […]
noun 1. a novel (1952) by Ernest Hemingway.
[ohld-man-uh n-woo m-uh n] /ˈoʊldˈmæn ənˈwʊm ən/ noun 1. (def 1).
- Old-man cactus
[ohld-man] /ˈoʊldˌmæn/ noun 1. a Mexican cactus, Cephalocereus senilis, having a columnar body from 30 to 40 feet (9 to 12 meters) high with thatchlike, long, white hairs on the top, and red flowers with white centers.