Synonyms of old man in English:

old man


See definition of old man

phrase

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SYNONYMS
senior citizen, pensioner, OAP, elder, elderly man, grandfather
patriarch
Scottish, Irish bodach
informal greybeard, gaffer, old codger, old boy, old chap, old geezer, old bloke, wrinkly
British informal buffer, josser
North American informal old coot
archaic grandsire, ancient
literary senex
ANTONYMS

youth, boy, young man

2‘her old man was away fighting’

SYNONYMS
husband, man
informal hubby, better half
British informal other half
humorous lord and master
archaic lord

3‘the old man's still on the bridge’

SYNONYMS
captain, owner, boss, employer, foreman, manager, overseer, superintendent, director, controller, head, headman, principal
informal head honcho
British informal gaffer, guv'nor
North American informal sachem