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old fart

An older person, typically male, especially one whose views or attitudes are considered boring or old-fashioned. Ah, don't mind that old fart. He's just cantankerous because he isn't up to speed with the way of today's youth. I've fully embraced that I'm going to be a stodgy old fart when I get older.
See also: fart, old
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I don't think there is any barrier to Indiana Jones being an old fart.
When I said he was becoming an old fart, he bought some "trendy" clothes which looked ridiculous.
I know I sound like an old fart, but to just cast all that racing history aside is, I believe, little short of vandalism.
I'm an old fart, and for six or seven years we've been mobilizing all the old farts we could.
None of the above, but this column can today reveal just where that huge of gust of wind that billowed those limp red sails might have come from - it could have come from an old fart.
I don't want to sound like an old fart but it's a fact.
Make the most of your wonderful youth, lads, because you'll be an old fart propping up the bar before you know it.
The next time you're invited to a dinner party would you bring an Old Fart with you?
Call me an old fart but I stopped watching cartoons when I learned how to use the remote control.
But that doesn't mean to say you have to be an old fart sitting in the pub talking about what happened in the 1960s.
I didn't want to become an old fart," writes Kramer.
Lynam said he wanted to quit frontline sport before he was called an old fart, and I think I will know when the time has come to hand over my microphone to my younger colleagues.
NICK FALDO went on route 66 around the Burma Road last night - then stopped to tell Sam Torrance: "Leave an old fart like me out of the Ryder Cup.
LOOKING at those hilarious pictures which seem to confirm the widely-held view that Prince Philip really is an old fart, I'm reminded of the story about a guest at one of the Queen's garden parties who was so overcome by a combination of nerves and champagne he supposedly let one go in the royal presence.
I am going to sound like an old fart but it isn't as good as it used to be.