Definition of Age in English :
Define Age in English
Age meaning in English
Meaning of Age in English
Pronunciation of Age in English
Age pronunciation in English
Pronounce Age in Englishsee synonyms of age
how long something has existed
Example Sentences:'it was replaced because of its age'
2. age, historic period
an era of history having some distinctive feature
Example Sentences:'we live in a litigious age'
3. age, eld
a time of life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises
Example Sentences:'she was now of school age''tall for his eld'
a prolonged period of time
Example Sentences:'we've known each other for ages''I haven't been there for years and years'
a late time of life
Example Sentences:'old age is not for sissies''he's showing his years''age hasn't slowed him down at all''a beard white with eld''on the brink of geezerhood'
begin to seem older; get older
Example Sentences:'The death of his wife caused him to age fast'
grow old or older
Example Sentences:'She aged gracefully''we age every day--what a depressing thought!''Young men senesce'
Example Sentences:'The death of his child aged him tremendously'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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