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old school

(hyphenated if used before a noun) slang Of or characterized by an earlier era or older style. Can either refer to that which is considered antiquated or old-fashioned, or else to that which is remembered fondly or nostalgically. My dad likes to play music on this old-school record player. I don't know why he doesn't just get an iPod. Whoa, a vintage Ford Mustang. That's so old school, man! Her parents are pretty old school when it comes to living together before marriage.
See also: old, school

old skool

(hyphenated if used before a noun) slang Of or characterized by an earlier era or older style. (Variant spelling of "old school.") Can either refer to that which is considered antiquated or old-fashioned, or else to that which is remembered fondly or nostalgically. My dad likes to play music on this old-skool record player. I don't know why he doesn't just get an iPod. Whoa, a vintage Ford Mustang. That's so old skool, man! Her parents are pretty old skool when it comes to living together before marriage.
See also: old, skool

old school

and old skool
mod. vintage; from an earlier time; retro. (Generally positive. As in the well-established expression from the old school.) His way of dealing with people is strictly old school.
See also: old, school

old skool

verb
See also: old, skool
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Pupils (from left) Abbie McIlhone, aged 8, Rosie Williams, 7, Ciara Bird, 7, and Kyle Wilcock, 8, watch the old school buildings being demolished.
Head teacher Steve Parker with youngsters (from left) Lisa Shirley, Harriet Cummins, Melissa Devine, Tom Vickers, Tiarna Daniel, Ellie Jones and Luke Gee leaning on one of the old school benches that will soon be joined by a new one.
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The Old School, Marley Hill, Newcastle is for sale at a freehold price of PS399,950 through Rook Matthews Sayer Commercial , tel: 0191 212 0000.
OLD SCHOOL tells the story of Ted McCabe (Neill), a retired cop, and Lennie Cahill (Brown), a retired crim, who get together to solve crimes, unravel scams and make some much-needed cash, while avoiding the wrath of the police and the underworld.
We are happy to be able to offer our customers the ability to sell or trade in their iPod devices and like our policy for our video game business, we will pay the best prices for these devices that they will get anywhere," said President and owner of the Old School Game Vault Brandon Hieber.
Owen Brennan: well-regarded trainer of the old school
The Old School House - which started life as a primary school at the turn of the last century - educated local children for 60 years before being converted into a guest house.
Living in the Old School House at Church Lane, between the former vicarage and Holy Trinity Church, has been a lovely experience but now it's time to move on for the Archers.
Summary: Gold medal winning Mo Farah has visited his old school in west London.
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The concert will feature the Worcester Men of Song Chorus and guests will include the quartets Old School and Party of Four.
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