advanced in age/years

Definition of advanced in age/years

  1. :  having lived for many years :  old He is rather advanced in age/years.

Word by Word Definitions

advanced
  1. :  far on in time or course

    :  being beyond others in progress or ideas

    :  being beyond the elementary or introductory

  1. :  the time of life at which some particular qualification, power, or capacity arises or rests

    :  majority

    :  one of the stages of life

  1. :  to become old :  show the effects or the characteristics of increasing age

    :  to acquire a desirable quality (such as mellowness or ripeness) by standing undisturbed for some time

    :  to cause to become old

yearplay years
  1. :  the period of about 3651/4 solar days required for one revolution of the earth around the sun

    :  the time required for the apparent sun to return to an arbitrary fixed or moving reference point in the sky

    :  the time in which a planet completes a revolution about the sun


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contemplative of or relative to the past

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