elderliness
noun see elderly I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • elderliness — elderly ► ADJECTIVE ▪ old or ageing. DERIVATIVES elderliness noun …   English terms dictionary

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  • elderliness — noun The quality or state of being elderly …   Wiktionary

  • elderliness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Old age: age, agedness, senectitude, senescence, year (used in plural). See YOUTH …   English dictionary for students

  • elderliness — n. state of being elderly; state of being older …   English contemporary dictionary

  • elderliness — el·der·li·ness …   English syllables

  • elderliness — ˈeldə(r)lēnə̇s, lin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being elderly * * * eldˈerliness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑elder …   Useful english dictionary

  • elderly — elderliness, n. /el deuhr lee/, adj. 1. somewhat old; near old age: a resort for elderly people. 2. of or pertaining to persons in later life. [1605 15; ELDER1 + LY] Syn. 1. See old. * * * …   Universalium

  • age — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Old age Nouns 1. age, years, oldness; life expectancy, life span; longevity, length of years; gerontology, geriatrics; gerontocracy; ageism. 2. (maturity) adulthood, man or womanhood, maturity; legal or… …   English dictionary for students

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