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  • as inold hand
  • as inold-timer
  • as inveteran
  • as inwar-horse

synonyms for old soldier

  • old-timer
  • expert
  • longtimer
  • old guard
  • old stager
  • person experienced in something
  • pro
  • vet
  • veteran
  • war-horse
  • old hand
  • fossil
  • geezer
  • gramps
  • mossback
  • senior
  • veteran
  • golden-ager
  • old dog
  • war-horse

antonyms for old soldier

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  • amateur
  • greenhorn
  • rookie
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      How to use old soldier in a sentence

      Davy looked around and saw an old man coming toward them across the lawn.
      DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
      After relievedly giving the pistol to the nearest soldier, he stumbled quickly over to Brion and took his hand.
      SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
      His wife stood smiling and waving, the boys shouting, as he disappeared in the old rockaway down the sandy road.
      THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
      Old Mrs. Wurzel and the buxom but not too well-favoured heiress of the house of Grains were at the head of the table.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      Vicars' wives had come and gone, but all had submitted, some after a brief struggle, to old Mrs. Wurzel's sway.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      But with all her advantages Miss Solomonson failed with the old lord, and she abuses him to this day.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      We shall recover again some or all of the steadfastness and dignity of the old religious life.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
      And furthermore, I imagine something else about this—quite unlike the old Bible—I imagine all of it periodically revised.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
      The old man seemed to be greatly agitated, and hurriedly whispering, "We thought you were never coming, sir!"
      DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
      In the old world, poverty seemed, and poverty was, the natural and inevitable lot of the greater portion of mankind.
      THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      capacitor

      WORDS RELATED TO OLD SOLDIER

      • expert
      • longtimer
      • old guard
      • old soldier
      • old stager
      • old-timer
      • person experienced in something
      • pro
      • vet
      • veteran
      • war-horse
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