age-group

noun
\ˈāj-ˌgrüp \

Definition of age-group 

: a segment of a population that is of approximately the same age or is within a specified range of ages

First Known Use of age-group

1893, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about age-group

Statistics for age-group

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for age-group

The first known use of age-group was in 1893

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on age-group

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with age-group

Comments on age-group

What made you want to look up age-group? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the figure or shape of a crescent moon

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!