senior citizen

noun

Definition of senior citizen

  1. :  an elderly person; especially :  one who has retired

Examples of senior citizen in a sentence

  1. Senior citizens qualify for a discount at the movie theater.

  2. <more and more senior citizens are living active, rewarding lives>

1938

First Known Use of senior citizen

1938


SENIOR CITIZEN Defined for English Language Learners

senior citizen

noun

Definition of senior citizen for English Language Learners

  • : an old person : a person who is at least a certain age (such as 55)



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