Definition of 'old age'
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Apart from growing to a ripe old age, the locals were also in great health, he said. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Why are we so grim about old age? Times, Sunday Times (2015)He fears he will need to sell his house to make ends meet in old age. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She lived to a ripe old age. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)From those ending life too young to others who in old age have life yet to live. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is something inspiring about vigour in old age. Times, Sunday Times (2008)All the way to a ripe old age. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Coming to a working life at an older age is difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It probably died of old age as much as anything. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Are you worried about your old age? The Sun (2006)First, staying fit is one of the most significant ways of enjoying old age. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They are talking about life, not old age and not illnesses. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Their homes have been their security, and they are borrowing against their properties to enjoy their old age. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If people are to enjoy their old age without needing years of expensive nursing care it is essential to find the clues to healthy longevity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Care in old age is the one huge cost that people are unable to insure themselves against, collectively or individually. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can look forward to a much happier old age than she is experiencing - but only if you act now. Get the Best out of the Rest of Your Life (1990)
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Translations for 'old age'
British English: old age NOUN
Your old age is the period of years towards the end of your life.
They worry about how they will support themselves in their old age.
Definition of old age from the Collins English Dictionary
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