Synonyms of hoary in English:

hoary


See definition of hoary

adjective

1‘majestic old oaks and hoary willows’

SYNONYMS
greyish white, grey, white, silver, silvery
frost-covered, frosty, rimy

2‘he began to think of himself as a hoary ancient’

SYNONYMS
elderly, aged, old, getting on, ancient, venerable, long in the tooth, of an advanced age, advanced in years
grey-haired, white-haired, silver-haired, silvery-haired, grizzled, grizzly
informal past it, over the hill
rare longevous, senescent
ANTONYMS

young

3‘the hoary old adage often used by Fleet Street editors’

SYNONYMS
trite, hackneyed, clichéd, banal, platitudinous, vapid, ordinary, commonplace, common, stock, conventional, stereotyped, predictable, overused, overdone, overworked, stale, worn out, time-worn, tired, threadbare, hack, unimaginative, unoriginal, derivative, uninspired, prosaic, routine, pedestrian, run-of-the-mill
informal old hat, corny, hacky, played out
North American informal cornball, dime-store
rare truistic, bromidic
ANTONYMS

original