golden ager


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golden ager

n.
A senior citizen.

gold′en ag′er

(ˈeɪ dʒər)
n.
an elderly person, esp. one who has retired.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.golden ager - an elderly persongolden ager - an elderly person      
adult, grownup - a fully developed person from maturity onward
ancient, antediluvian - a very old person
centenarian - someone who is at least 100 years old
curmudgeon - a crusty irascible cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas
dodderer - one who dodders from old age and weakness
dodo, fogey, fogy, fossil - someone whose style is out of fashion
dotard - an oldster in his dotage; someone whose age has impaired his intellect
back-number, has-been - someone who is no longer popular
nonagenarian - someone whose age is in the nineties
octogenarian - someone whose age is in the eighties
old boy - a vivacious elderly man
graybeard, greybeard, old man, Methuselah - a man who is very old
old woman - a woman who is old
septuagenarian - someone whose age is in the seventies
sexagenarian - someone whose age is in the sixties

golden ager

noun
An elderly person:
Informal: oldster, old-timer.
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