One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A familiar form of address.‘sorry if I woke you, old thing’
- ‘Oh come on now, old thing, never say die, every little counts, etc.’
- ‘‘Don't worry, old thing,’ she told the nervously pacing and swaybacked animal.’
- ‘You're obviously lying to us, old thing, or you've taken a berth on the HMS Bedlam.’
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