- Used other than as an idiom: see little, old.
- A little old lady. This joke is getting a little old.
- (US, idiomatic, informal, chiefly Southern US) Emphatically, affectionately, or humorously little; ordinary or harmless (especially when trying to downplay the importance of something).
- How about a little old game of pool?
- And now, this little old child is going to bed.
- Just one little old poker game now and then, that's not gambling.
- big old, big ole, big ol'