Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OLD COUNTRY

Can every one in the old country, no matter how industrious, say that of himself?

Britain is an old country, still in her prime, I hope; but America is as yet on the threshold.

It was on the ridge to the left of the road, quite near the old Country Bridge.

When I knew my own old country was up to the neck in a fight?

Cloete concluded by remarking that he, had “had enough of the old country.”

No fear of the old country ever getting undermanned—let die who must.

Teaching is honourable work in the old country and in New England.

I happened to be at Norfolk when he landed from the old country.

Seems to me every one's travelling on a pivot in the old country.

In the Old Country we never held with them much when I was a lad.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR OLD COUNTRY

native land

nounone's native country
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.