Examples of elderly in a Sentence
The program is intended to provide medical care for elderly people.
elderly people who stay active are usually the healthiest and the happiest
Recent Examples of elderly from the Web
Former Pro Bowl tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. allegedly kidnapped and raped women ages 54 and 59 this spring, and attempted to rape two elderly women this month, according to the criminal complaint filed by San Diego County prosecutors.
An elderly woman was punched in the face while riding northbound on CTA’s Red Line at about noon Thursday, Chicago police said.
The novel follows Yale Tishman, a museum development director who’s trying to acquire an art collection from an elderly woman named Nora who worked as an artist’s model in 1920s Paris.
The La Porte Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects accused of stealing an elderly woman's purse.
Rounding out the queue are an undocumented grandmother from the Dominican Republic, a mentally challenged and occasionally homeless African-American woman, and an elderly Haitian woman in a wheelchair.
The elderly woman isn't the source of complaints, neighbors say.
In March, police announced a 24-hour phone tip hotline seeking information about elderly women who died alone in North Texas.
Cicco's complaint cited a previous case involving an elderly California woman who accused NASA officials of wrongfully seizing lunar mementos that her late husband, an Apollo program engineer, had given her.
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long in the tooth, of a certain age;
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Definition of elderly for English Language Learners
: old or rather old : past middle age
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