Meaning of young fogey in English:

young fogey


  • A young person with conservative tastes or ideas.

    • ‘It is no longer a matter of Eurosceptic young fogeys with watch chains quibbling over derogations.’
    • ‘I realised I was perhaps a bit more of a young fogey than I had imagined.’
    • ‘Is he simply a young fogey and a prudent money keeper?’