1. [ noun ] a time in life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises
Synonyms: age

"she was now of school age" "tall for his eld"

Related terms: time_of_life majority minority drinking_age voting_age age_of_consent life
2. [ noun ] late time of life
Synonyms: years old_age geezerhood age

"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"

Related terms: time_of_life dotage sixties nineties eighties seventies age
Similar spelling:   Elda