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adjective old-fashioned pronunciation in British English /ˌəʊld ˈfæʃ(ə)nd/
  1. no longer modern or fashionable
    Blake was carrying an old-fashioned leather briefcase.
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    1. a.
      used in a negative way to refer to methods, attitudes, or machines that are no longer useful or suitable in the modern world
      They have very old-fashioned ideas about raising children.
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    2. b.
      used in a positive way to refer to nice things from the past that still exist
      good old-fashioned home baking
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