Definition of old fogeydom in US English:

old fogeydom

noun

  • The group or category of people who can be described or classified as old fogeys; the state or condition of being an old fogey.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Democratic Review. From old + fogeydom, after old fogey.

Pronunciation

old fogeydom

/ˌəʊl(d) ˈfəʊɡidəm/