in this day and age
Definition of in this day and age
: at the present time in history : nowadays Computers are essential to getting work done in this day and age. It's unbelievable that in this day and age people are still dying from hunger.
Word by Word Definitions
: the time of light between one night and the next
: the time of life at which some particular qualification, power, or capacity arises or rests
: one of the stages of life
: to become old : show the effects or the characteristics of increasing age
: to acquire a desirable quality (such as mellowness or ripeness) by standing undisturbed for some time
: to cause to become old
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