doddery

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Adj.1.doddery - mentally or physically infirm with age; "his mother was doddering and frail"
old - (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age; "his mother is very old"; "a ripe old age"; "how old are you?"
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Given the dodderiness of its two central characters, a more apt description would be Before Death.
Given the age and dodderiness of its two central characters, a more apt description would be Before Death.
He is physically unusual for the part - tall and rod-backed - and in place of the usual dodderiness he presents the finely-studied mannerisms of an overconfident nonentity in office.