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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OLD WORLDS

By old earthquakes and changes which happened in old worlds, ages on ages since.

Macrotherium, like the last genus, seems to have been common to both New and Old Worlds.

Still, all these differences are unessential; in principle the academic libraries are alike in the New and Old Worlds.

In reality, here is the oldest of old worlds, in which pigmy man is not even of yesterday, but only of to-day.

The notion is from Cuvier (that of the old worlds), as I have explained in an additional note to the preface.