|1.||[ noun ] a time in life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises|
"she was now of school age" "tall for his eld"
|Related terms:||time_of_life majority minority drinking_age voting_age age_of_consent life|
|2.||[ noun ] late time of life|
|Synonyms:||years old_age geezerhood age|
"old age is not for sissies," "he's showing his years" "age hasn't slowed him down at all" "a beard white with eld" "on the brink of geezerhood"
|Related terms:||time_of_life dotage sixties nineties eighties seventies age|