aged

Definition of aged

adjective:

  • 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.

noun:

  • people who are old collectively; "special arrangements were available for the aged". Synonyms: elderly. Antonyms: young.

verb:

  • 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.

Related words

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

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • aged is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 6 points
  • aged is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 6 points
  • aged is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 7 points
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