agedness


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ag·ed

 (ā′jĭd)
adj.
1. Being of advanced age; old.
2. Characteristic of old age.
3. (ājd) Having reached the age of: aged three.
4. (ājd) Brought to a desired ripeness or maturity: aged cheese.
5. Geology Approaching the base level of erosion.
n.
Elderly people considered as a group. Used with the.

ag′ed·ly adv.
ag′ed·ness n.

agedness

(ˈeɪdʒɪdnəs)
n
the property of being aged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.agedness - the property characteristic of old ageagedness - the property characteristic of old age
oldness - the opposite of youngness

agedness

noun
Old age:
age, elderliness, senectitude, senescence, year (used in plural).
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In numerous poems, for example, we find references to the agedness of particular objects, such as gardens, fountains, stones and trees, (10) while others emphasize the continued relevance of traditional folk and religious lore.
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With this litany of agedness, the writer thus made a nodding reference to the alleged antiquity of Kahane's yeshiva-bred mannerisms, but the contrasting counterpunch came quickly: "His accent, however, is contemporary New York.