Belonging to, existing, or occurring in times long past
old as Methuselah
It was a sure sign he was forgiven for his irreverent try at changing the age-old ritual of greeting card purchasing.
Visitors ask questions and are offered solutions to combating this age-old dilemma.
Most of the boys she dated would never have thought of practicing the age-old custom of walking around the car to open her door, or guiding her through the crowd with a gentle hand on one elbow.
He used the age-old method of asking questions that needed answers until she swung into something akin to conversation.