geezerhood
noun see geezer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • geezerhood — noun a late time of life 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 • Syn: ↑old age, ↑years, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • old age — noun a late time of life (Freq. 1) 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 • Syn: ↑years, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • years — noun 1. a late time of life (Freq. 19) 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 • Syn: ↑old age …   Useful english dictionary

  • geezer — noun Etymology: probably alteration of Scots guiser one in disguise Date: 1885 a queer, odd, or eccentric person used especially of elderly men • geezerhood noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • eighties — noun 1. the decade from 1880 to 1889 • Syn: ↑1880s • Hypernyms: ↑decade, ↑decennary, ↑decennium 2. the decade from 1980 to 1989 • Syn: ↑1980s …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid-eighties — noun the time of life between 80 and 90 • Syn: ↑eighties • Hypernyms: ↑time of life • Part Holonyms: ↑old age, ↑years, ↑age, ↑eld, ↑geezerhood …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid-nineties — noun the time of life between 90 and 100 • Syn: ↑nineties • Hypernyms: ↑time of life • Part Holonyms: ↑old age, ↑years, ↑age, ↑eld, ↑geezerhood …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid-seventies — noun the time of life between 70 and 80 • Syn: ↑seventies • Hypernyms: ↑time of life • Part Holonyms: ↑old age, ↑years, ↑age, ↑eld, ↑geezerhood …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid-sixties — noun the time of life between 60 and 70 • Syn: ↑sixties • Hypernyms: ↑time of life • Part Holonyms: ↑old age, ↑years, ↑age, ↑eld, ↑geezerhood …   Useful english dictionary

  • nineties — noun 1. the decade from 1890 to 1899 (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑1890s • Hypernyms: ↑decade, ↑decennary, ↑decennium 2. the decade from 1990 to 1999 • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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