for old times' sake
An appeal to the nostalgia of prior experiences to convince someone to do something. Sometimes expressed in its Scots form, "for old long-since".

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  • for old times' sake — for old times’ sake phrase so that you can remember a happy time in the past Let’s go back to Brighton, for old times’ sake. Thesaurus: ways of talking about memoriessynonym Main entry: old * * * I see sake I …   Useful english dictionary

  • for old times' sake — as a way of remembering something pleasant from the past. I thought we d take the train, just for old times sake …   New idioms dictionary

  • for old times' sake — so that you can remember a happy time in the past Let s go back to Brighton, for old times sake …   English dictionary

  • for old times' sake — in acknowledgement of a shared past. → sake …   English new terms dictionary

  • for old times sake — in memory of the past; in memory of our friendship …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Old Times — This article is about the play. For the era, see Old Time. Old Times is a play by the Nobel Laureate Harold Pinter. It was first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Aldwych Theatre in London on June 1, 1971. It starred Colin Blakely …   Wikipedia

  • for auld lang syne — for old times sake …   Useful english dictionary

  • old — W1S1 [əuld US ould] adj comparative older superlative oldest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not new)¦ 2¦(not young)¦ 3¦(age)¦ 4¦(that you used to have)¦ 5¦(familiar)¦ 6¦(very well known)¦ 7 the old days 8 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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