Definition of old-earth in English:


Pronunciation /ˈəʊldəːθ/


  • Attributive Of or relating to the great age of the earth as indicated by scientific evidence; specifically designating a form of creationism which, while holding that the earth and living organisms were divinely created, takes the scientific evidence of the earth's age into account; of or relating to this belief.


1970s. From old + earth.