These are the sort of thoughts my grandfather might have had fifty years ago, and he was something of an anachronistic fuddy-duddy even then.
He is, for lack of a better word, a complete fuddy-duddy .
Some of the fuddy-duddy rules and regulations perhaps have eased, and we could do with encouraging more youngsters, but we have kept the essence of the game as it always was.
And before the fuddy-duddy brigade rushes to condemn the idea as a recipe for teen troubles, just pause for thought and view the project in terms of business for shop owners.
Lamenting its loss makes me sound like a fuddy-duddy .
Although some librarians are thought to be among buyers of the model, others claim it perpetuates a fuddy-duddy stereotype.
Perhaps I'm turning into a bit of a fuddy-duddy boring would-rather-stay-at-home kind of guy.
You can't get a real idea of the noise and the atmosphere, and that's no exaggeration or an old fuddy-duddy thinking that everything was better in the good old days.
he probably thinks I'm an old fuddy-duddy
I didn't want to appear like a holier-than-thou fuddy-duddy so I made pleasant small talk with Tonya's date as though I approved of these sort of shenanigans.