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senior citizen

noun

Simple Definition of senior citizen

  • : an old person : a person who is at least a certain age (such as 55)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of senior citizen

  1. :  an elderly person; especially :  one who has retired

Examples of senior citizen in a sentence

  1. Senior citizens qualify for a discount at the movie theater.

  2. <more and more senior citizens are living active, rewarding lives>



1938

First Known Use of senior citizen

1938



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