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|how long something has existed
it was replaced because of its age
|an era of history having some distinctive feature
we live in a litigious age
|a time of life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises
she was now of school age
tall for his eld
|a prolonged period of time
we've known each other for ages
I haven't been there for years and years
|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
|The whole duration of a being, whether animal, vegetable, or other kind; lifetime.
|In poker, the right belonging to the player to the left of the dealer to pass the first round in betting, and then to come in last or stay out; also, the player holding this position; the eldest hand.
|begin to seem older; get older
The death of his wife caused him to age fast
|grow old or older
She aged gracefully
we age every day--what a depressing thought!
Young men senesce
The death of his child aged him tremendously
|To grow aged; to become old; to show marks of age; as, he grew fat as he aged.
|To cause to grow old; to impart the characteristics of age to; as, grief ages us.