Term:age

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SPEAK DEFINITION

OVERVIEW OF NOUN AGE

1) age: how long something has existed; “it was replaced because of its age”

2) historic period, age: an era of history having some distinctive feature; “we live in a litigious age”

3) age, eld: a time in life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises; “she was now of school age”; “tall for his eld”

4) old age, years, age, eld, geezerhood: a late time of life; “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”

5) long time, age, years: a prolonged period of time; “we’ve known each other for ages”; “I haven’t been there for years and years”

OVERVIEW OF VERB AGE

1) age: begin to seem older; get older; “The death of his wife caused him to age fast

2) senesce, age, get on, mature, maturate: grow old or older; “She aged gracefully”; “we age every daywhat a depressing thought!”; “Young men senesce”

3) age: make older; “The death of his child aged him tremendously”

noun age has 5 sense(s) (first 5 from tagged texts)


age (Wikipedia)

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