how to pronounce old

/əʊld/

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old is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of old in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… as an 18 year old still in education i'm …”

meaning of old

Old means of or belonging to the past.

words with pronunciation similar to old

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