geezerhood


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Noun1.geezerhood - a late time of lifegeezerhood - 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"
time of life - a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
mid-sixties, sixties - the time of life between 60 and 70
mid-seventies, seventies - the time of life between 70 and 80
mid-eighties, eighties - the time of life between 80 and 90
mid-nineties, nineties - the time of life between 90 and 100
dotage, second childhood, senility - mental infirmity as a consequence of old age; sometimes shown by foolish infatuations
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For a more recent example, there's our sainted President Obama who, during the 2008 campaign, was given to not-so-subtle attacks on John McCain's geezerhood.
As I ease kicking and screaming into geezerhood, I'm no longer so sure of myself.
Maybe it's because I'm sorta sliding into geezerhood myself.