Definition of over-old in English:

over-old

adjective

  • Too old. Also (now archaic): very old, antiquated.

Origin

Old English; earliest use found in Rule of St. Benet. Cognate with or formed similarly to Middle Dutch overout (Dutch overoud), Old Saxon oƀarald (Middle Low German överōlt), Old High German ubaralt (Middle High German überalt, German überalt, now rare) from the Germanic base of over- + the Germanic base of old.

Pronunciation

over-old

/ˌəʊvərˈəʊld/