Translation of olde-worlde in Spanish:

olde-worlde

pintoresco, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌoʊldiˈwərldi//ˌəʊldɪˈwəːldi/

adjective

British
humorous

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    pintoresco
    • This is olde worlde dining, pickled in brine and preserved in aspic.
    • Barely had I ventured four streets from my office when I stumbled upon an olde worlde store, the windows crammed with mouth-watering delicacies and the largest range of brightly coloured bottles I had ever seen.
    • While Americans still tend to favour the lush climate and silky white sands of the Caribbean, they are fast developing a predilection for crumbling European castles and quaint, olde worlde traditions.
    • Far from the red-carpeted olde worlde retreat it was when I last visited, it's now a contemporary bar with minimalist décor except for the odd chrome fixture and abstract painting.
    • Although Gerard has extensively refurbished the building, he has still retained a lot of the original features and it still has an olde worlde feel.