ancientness


ancientness

noun

Definition of ANCIENTNESS

1
the state of being an old person <if nothing else, the patriarch had achieved a degree of ancientness worthy of veneration>
Antonyms youngness, youth
2
the state of being something old <the ancientness of the papyrus was authenticated by carbon dating>
Antonyms newness

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