Examples of dotage in a Sentence
he's now in that stage of his dotage where he has trouble remembering the simplest things
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Knowing that no one is OBLIGATED to take care of me in my dotage has probably made me a better person—
In his dotage, Jackson could scarcely manage his own.
What astonished, flearing, and confused mumps and mows doth this dotage stir up in our visages!
So how is this remarkable thespian primate spending his dotage?
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Origin and Etymology of dotage
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of dotage for English Language Learners
: the period of old age : the time when a person is old and often less able to remember or do things
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