age

11 ENTRIES FOUND:

age

noun

Definition of AGE

1
an extent of time associated with a particular person or thing <the Bronze Age marks the beginning of the use of metal by ancient peoples>
Synonyms day, epoch, era, period, time
2
a long or seemingly long period of time <it took ages for the clerk to ring up three items>
Synonyms aeon (or eon), blue moon, coon's age, cycle, donkey's years [chiefly British], eternity, forever, long, months, moon
Related Words infinity; lifetime
3
a later period of one's life <stoically endures all of the aches and pains that come with age>
Near Antonyms adolescence, youth
Antonyms springtime
4
the state of being an old person <at 88, she gets frustrated by the feebleness that is inevitable with age>
Antonyms youngness, youth
5
the state of being something old <the copper monument has acquired the patina of age>
Antonyms newness

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