Oldman vs Elders - What's the difference?

oldman | elders |


As nouns the difference between oldman and elders

is that oldman is (nonstandard|proscribed) an old man while elders is .

oldman

English

Noun

(oldmen)
  • (nonstandard, proscribed) An old man.
  • * 1891 , Armenian popular songs, translated into English , page 64:
  • Our Lord an oldman with a white beard
    Seated in glory on the cross
  • * 1986 , A. R. Flowers, De mojo blues: de quest of HighJohn de conqueror , page 160:
  • One of the oldmen started jabbering, US number one, VC number ten thou . . .
  • * 2007 , Bijay Kumar Das, Critical essays on post-colonial literature , page 146:
  • The agony of an oldman for being neglected in the family and ill-treated by his daughter-in-law, abides.

    elders

    English

    Noun

    (head)
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