Definition of aged
- advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables); "aged members of the society", "elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper", "senior citizen". Synonyms: elderly, older, senior.
- at an advanced stage of erosion (pronounced as one syllable); "aged rocks".
- having attained a specific age; (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable); "aged ten", "ten years of age". Synonyms: of age.
- of wines, fruit, cheeses; having reached a desired or final condition; (`aged' pronounced as one syllable); "mature well-aged cheeses". Synonyms: ripened.
- (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable). Synonyms: cured.
- people who are old collectively; "special arrangements were available for the aged". Synonyms: elderly. Antonyms: young.
- begin to seem older; get older; "The death of his wife caused him to age fast". Synonyms: age.
- grow old or older; "She aged gracefully", "we age every day--what a depressing thought!", "Young men senesce". Synonyms: age, get on, maturate, mature, senesce.
- make older; "The death of his child aged him tremendously". Synonyms: age. Antonyms: rejuvenate.
dote, fossilise, fossilize, turn.
Words nearby aged
abed, age, agee, awed.
Rhymes with aged
engaged, enraged, enraged, staged.
Start with aged
agedly, agedness, agednesses.
End with aged
packaged, disengaged, managed, repackaged, undamaged, preaged, gaged, reengaged, visaged, micromanaged, badinaged, presaged, barraged, foliaged, damaged, raged, imaged, garaged, unengaged, asswaged, massaged, encaged, teenaged, mismanaged, selvaged, outraged, unpaged, averaged, uncaged, portaged, overencouraged, underaged, decoupaged, disadvantaged, staged, reimaged, sabotaged, rampaged, waged, disparaged, and 58 more.