Aged

  • 1 aged — aged; ap·pend·aged; dis·cour·aged·ly; fo·li·aged; man·aged; teen·aged; vis·aged; lever·aged; mid·dle·aged·ness; …

    English syllables

  • 2 Aged — A ged ([=a] j[e^]d), a. 1. Old; having lived long; having lived almost to or beyond the usual time allotted to that species of being; as, an aged man; an aged oak. [1913 Webster] 2. Belonging to old age. Aged cramps. Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. ([=a] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 aged — aged, old, elderly, superannuated when applied to persons mean far advanced in years. Aged implies extreme old age with signs of feebleness or, sometimes, senility {the aged creature came, shuffling along with ivory headed wand Keats} Old… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 aged — is pronounced as one syllable in (e.g.) The house has aged well, and as two syllables in (e.g.) an aged man …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 aged — [ā′jid; ] for 3 & 4 [ ājd] adj. 1. old; grown old 2. characteristic of old age 3. brought to a desired state of aging 4. of the age of [a boy, aged ten years] the aged [ā′jid] old people …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 aged — (adj.) having lived long, mid 15c., pp. adjective from AGE (Cf. age) (v.). Meaning having been allowed to get old (of cheese, etc.) is by 1873. Meaning of the age of is from 1630s. Aged Parent is from Great Expectations (1860 61) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 AGED — est un sigle qui signifie Allocation de Garde d Enfant à Domicile. C est une ancienne prestation versée par les Caisses d allocations familiales qui a été remplacée par le Complément de libre choix du Mode de Garde (CMG) de la PAJE à partir du… …

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  • 8 Aged — (engl., spr. edsch d), s. Alt …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9 aged — index elderly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 aged — [adj] old age old, ancient, antediluvian, antiquated, antique, been around*, creaky*, elderly, getting on*, gray, moth eaten*, oldie*, over the hill*, passé*, rusty*, senescent, senior citizen, shot*, timeworn, venerable, worn, worse for wear*;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 aged — ► ADJECTIVE 1) of a specified age. 2) old. 3) having been subjected to ageing …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 aged — aged1 W3 [eıdʒd] adj aged 5/25 etc 5 etc years old aged 5/25 etc between ▪ Police are looking for a man aged between 30 and 35. ▪ The course is open to children aged 12 and over. aged 2 a|ged2 [ˈeıdʒıd] adj 1.) very old ▪ my aged parents …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 aged — (Pronounced [[t]e͟ɪʤd[/t]] for meaning 1, and [[t]e͟ɪʤɪd[/t]] for meanings 2 and 3.) 1) ADJ: usu n ADJ num You use aged followed by a number to say how old someone is. Alan has two children, aged eleven and nine. 2) ADJ: ADJ n Aged means very old …

    English dictionary

  • 14 aged — adjective 1. /eɪdʒd/ (say ayjd), Archaic /eɪdʒəd/ (say ayjuhd) having lived or existed long: an aged woman; an aged tree. 2. /eɪdʒd/ (say ayjd) relating to old age: the aged sector. 3. /eɪdʒəd/ (say ayjuhd) Rare characteristic of old age: aged… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 aged — agedly, adv. agedness, n. /ay jid/ for 1, 2, 5, 6; /ayjd/ for 1, 3, 4, adj. 1. having lived or existed long; of advanced age; old: an aged man; an aged tree. 2. pertaining to or characteristic of old age: aged wrinkles. 3. of the age of: a man… …

    Universalium

  • 16 aged — aged1 [ eıdʒd ] adjective never before noun ** someone who is aged 18, 35, 70, etc. is 18, 35, 70, etc. years old: A woman aged 50 has given birth to twins. Men aged between 18 and 35 are most at risk from violent crime. aged aged 2 [ edʒəd ]… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 aged — 1 adjective aged 5/30/25 etc 5, 30 etc years old: The course is open to children aged 12 and over. (+ between): The police are looking for a man aged between 30 and 35. 2 adjective 1 very old: my aged parents 2 the aged old people: plans to help… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 aged — Denoting the attainment of years, as a boy, aged five. Denoting that a person has grown old or has been made old by events in his life. While the term, as applied to human beings, is not for all purposes, susceptible of precise definition, and… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 19 aged — I UK [eɪdʒd] / US adjective [never before noun] ** someone who is aged 18, 35, 70 etc is 18, 35, 70 etc years old A woman aged 50 has given birth to twins. Men aged between 18 and 35 are most at risk from violent crime. II UK [ˈeɪdʒɪd] / US… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 Aged — Age Age, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Aged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Aging}.] To grow aged; to become old; to show marks of age; as, he grew fat as he aged. [1913 Webster] They live one hundred and thirty years, and never age for all that. Holland. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English