auld

All Noun Adjective
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  • Auld scored two goals, his only two with the national team, in his debut game.
  • How would you like old England or auld Scotland to be looking like that? Cited from A Minstrel In France, by Harry Lauder
  • When girls are auld enough for a lover, they are a match for any gray head. Cited from The Bow of Orange Ribbon, by Amelia E. Barr
  • I found them in your puir auld room that you'll no come back to. Cited from The Christian, by Hall Caine
  • She was younger than I, and yet you see we have both grown auld wives together. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • You will tell us the truth of this ill news that has upturned the auld province. Cited from The Black Douglas, by S. R. Crockett
  • "Do you think I'm an auld woman?" she said to him. Cited from Sentimental Tommy, by J. M. Barrie
  • Auld was instrumental in increasing the province's farm production during his career in the civil service.
  • Dr. Auld could not resist giving him his answer, and telling him to go about his business. Cited from Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character, by Edward Bannerman Ramsay
  • And sometimes I've dreamed of being able to even an auld score. Cited from Between You and Me, by Sir Harry Lauder
  • Auld would be traded in the off-season to make room.
  • An auld man like me may say that to yer face. Cited from Alec Forbes of Howglen, by George MacDonald
  • We had been about three years in the farm, and our youngest lassie was about nine years auld. Cited from Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, XXII, by various
  • It will ill set you to put your fayther's auldest sister under your thumb. Cited from A Daughter of Fife, by Amelia Edith Barr
  • Auld was widely known in the north east of Scotland.
  • An' me -- as worked so hard to find 'e -- an' so auld as I am! Cited from Children of the Mist, by Eden Phillpotts
  • But she has left her auld father, that has wept and prayed for her. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol VII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Auld did not play again with the U.S. until the first game of the World Cup.
  • "We 'll be right aboard t'auld place in an hour or two, sir." Cited from The Moving Finger, by Mary Gaunt
  • And may he wear an auld man's beard, A credit to his country. Cited from Complete Works of Robert Burns, by Robert Burns and Allan Cunningham
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