agedness
noun see aged

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Agedness — A ged*ness, n. The quality of being aged; oldness. [1913 Webster] Custom without truth is but agedness of error. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agedness — See agedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • agedness — noun The state or quality of being aged …   Wiktionary

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

  • agedness — n. elderliness, oldness, quality of being in the later years of life …   English contemporary dictionary

  • agedness — noun the property characteristic of old age • Syn: ↑senescence • Derivationally related forms: ↑senescent (for: ↑senescence), ↑aged • Hypernyms: ↑oldness …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • senescence — noun 1. the property characteristic of old age • Syn: ↑agedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑senescent, ↑aged (for: ↑agedness) • Hypernyms: ↑oldness …   Useful english dictionary

  • aged — adjective Date: 15th century 1. grown old: as a. of an advanced age < an aged man > b. having attained a specified age < a man aged 40 years > 2. typical of old age • agedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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