Langsyne definition

lăng-zīn
Long ago; long since.
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Time long past; times past.
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(scot.) Long since; long ago.
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(scot.) The long ago; bygone days.
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Yesteryear, in the old days, some time ago.
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Origin of langsyne

  • Scots lang syne from Middle English lang sine long, lang long long1 sine since (contraction of sithen, sithens since)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition