ageing

Definition of ageing

adjective:

noun:

  • acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time. Synonyms: aging, ripening.
  • the organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age. Synonyms: aging, senescence.

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

catabiosis, dote, fossilise, fossilize, mellowing, turn.

Words nearby ageing

aging.

Start with ageing

ageings.

End with ageing

unageing.

More information about ageing

ageing unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • ageing is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 8 points
  • ageing is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 8 points
  • ageing is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 11 points
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