over-the-hill

adjective
\ ˌō-vər-ṯẖə-ˈhil How to pronounce over-the-hill (audio) \

Definition of over-the-hill

1 : past one's prime
2 : advanced in age

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First Known Use of over-the-hill

1946, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of over-the-hill was in 1946

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over the edge

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Last Updated

23 Aug 2022

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“Over-the-hill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/over-the-hill. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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