on the wrong side of (an age)

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Definition of on the wrong side of (an age)

informal
used with an age (such as 30, 40, 50, etc.) to say that someone is older than that age He's on the wrong side of 40.

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“On the wrong side of (an age).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20wrong%20side%20of%20%28an%20age%29. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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