Definitions for: Aged


[n] people who are old; "special arrangements were available for the aged"
[adj] (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)
[adj] of wines, fruit, cheeses; having reached a desired or final condition; (`aged' pronounced as one syllable); "mature well-aged cheeses"
[adj] 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"
[adj] at an advanced stage of erosion (pronounced as one syllable); "aged rocks"



Webster (1913) Definition: A"ged, a.
1. Old; having lived long; having lived almost to or beyond
the usual time allotted to that species of being; as, an
aged man; an aged oak.

2. Belonging to old age. ``Aged cramps.'' --Shak.

3. ([=a]"j[e^]d or [=a]jd) Having a certain age; at the age
of; having lived; as, a man aged forty years.

Synonyms: cured, elderly, mature, old, older, preserved, ripe, ripened, senior, worn

Antonyms: young, youth

See Also: age bracket, age group, cohort

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