golden years

plural noun
Updated on: 12 Jan 2018

Definition of golden years

: the advanced years in a lifetime
  • active well into their golden years

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First Known Use of golden years

1964


GOLDEN YEARS Defined for English Language Learners

golden years

noun

Definition of golden years for English Language Learners

  • : the late years in someone's life : the time of life when someone is old


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