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geriatric

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of geriatric

  1. being of advanced years and especially past middle age went into nursing to work with geriatric patients Synonyms of geriatric aged, aging (or ageing), ancient, elderly, long-lived, old, older, over-the-hill, senescent, senior, unyoungWords Related to geriatric centenarian, nonagenarian, octogenarian, septuagenarian, sexagenarian; oldish; adult, grown-up, mature, middle-aged; pensioned, retired, superannuated; matriarchal, patriarchal, venerable; anile, decrepit, doddering, senile, spavined, tottery; overage (also overaged)Near Antonyms of geriatric ageless; youngish; adolescent, immature, juvenile, preteen, puerile; minor, underage; callow, green, inexperienced, raw; babyish, childish, childlike, infantile, infantine, kiddishAntonyms of geriatric young, youthful


geriatric

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of geriatric

  1. a person of advanced years most of the clinic's outpatients are geriatrics living on fixed incomes Synonyms of geriatric ancient, elder, senior citizen, golden-ager, oldster, old-timer, seniorWords Related to geriatric gaffer, graybeard, patriarch, whitebeard; beldam (or beldame), dowager, grandam (or grandame); adult, grown-up; dotardNear Antonyms of geriatric adolescent, minor; child, cub, juvenile, kid, kiddie (also kiddy)Antonyms of geriatric youngster, youth



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