in one's prime

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Definition of in one's prime

: active and in good health She just retired, but she's still in her prime.

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“In one's prime.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20one%27s%20prime. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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