"He was an oldish
man, around 50 or 60, with a walking stick, checked shirt on and beige trousers," Harry said.
"It is more an 'oldish
car with no miles' than a proper classic old Mini, which go for less even in half decent condition."
He said: "I have a feeling I'm going to have to buy either an oldish
cottage or a bungalow and revamp it to get exactly what I want."
Some words project a relatively bright color in a soprano thread identifying her as an oldish
girl or a youngish woman.
Here at last we see Amis at rest: oldish
, sentimental, content, the expected skewerings and obloquies still present but no longer essential to the proceedings.
Later, George has a conversation with his therapist, whom he sees as "one oldish
He's an oldish
dog now, andcanrunsomegoodraces andsomebadones.Ifheled hewouldbehardtobeat,but ifhegetsinbehindhe'snot thecleverest.
They haven't had enough routine in their lives to make them fired of it." Aileen, ever eager to practise her descriptive skills, painted a rather unflattering portrait of the teacher, Mrs Taylor, in her diary: oldish
, false teeth, grey hair, shiny complexion, rosebud mouth, coquettish smile.
My dad is oldish
(51), and I'm scared that he'll die soon.
If you were on the run, you would probably choose an oldish
model of a nondescript car.
At the 13th month green coffee yielded an insignificant oldish
flavor during its last cupping test.