days of yore
the past; bygone days (nostalgic)

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  • days of yore — Times past • • • Main Entry: ↑yore …   Useful english dictionary

  • days of yore — the old days, days gone by, a long time ago, way back when …   English contemporary dictionary

  • The Days of Yore — is a British play by Richard Cumberland. It was first staged at the Covent Garden Theatre on 13 January 1796.[1] The work is set in the Anglo Saxon era.[2] The work was possibly influenced by Horace Walpole s gothic novel The Mysterious… …   Wikipedia

  • of yore — In times past • • • Main Entry: ↑yore * * * of yore literary phrase from a period in history a very long time ago days of yore Thesaurus: long time agosynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • Of yore — Yore Yore (y[=o]r), adv. [OE. [yogh]ore, yare, [yogh]are, AS. ge[ a]ra;akin to ge[ a]r a year, E. year. [root]204. See {Year}.] In time long past; in old time; long since. [Obs. or Poetic] [1913 Webster] As it hath been of olde times yore.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • of yore — literary from a period in history a very long time ago days of yore …   English dictionary

  • Yore — (y[=o]r), adv. [OE. [yogh]ore, yare, [yogh]are, AS. ge[ a]ra;akin to ge[ a]r a year, E. year. [root]204. See {Year}.] In time long past; in old time; long since. [Obs. or Poetic] [1913 Webster] As it hath been of olde times yore. Chaucer. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • yore — [jo: US jo:r] n [: Old English; Origin: gearu long ago , from gear; YEAR] of yore literary existing a long time ago ▪ in days of yore …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • yore — [ jɔr ] noun of yore LITERARY from a period in history a very long time ago: days of yore …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • yore — Synonyms and related words: auld lang syne, days beyond recall, days of old, days of yore, early times, eld, foretime, good old times, lang syne, long ago, old days, old story, old times, olden times, same old story, the olden time, times of old …   Moby Thesaurus

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