yore, adv. [OE. , yare, , AS. geára;akin to geár a year, E. year. Year.].
Of yore, of old time; long ago; as, in times or days of yore. “But Satan now is wiser than of yore.” Pope.
In time long past; in old time; long since. [1913 Webster
"As it hath been of olde times yore."
"Which though he hath polluted oft and yore,
Yet I to them for judgment just do fly."
"Where Abraham fed his flock of yore."
auld lang syne, days beyond recall, days of old, days of yore
, early times, eld, foretime, good old times, lang syne, long ago, old days, old story, old times, olden times, same old story, the olden time, times of old, times of yore
, way back, yesterday, yesteryear, yoretime