13 Definitions of Age

The meaning of the word age, the definition of Age:

n. - The whole duration of a being, whether animal, vegetable, or other kind; lifetime.

n. - That part of the duration of a being or a thing which is between its beginning and any given time; as, what is the present age of a man, or of the earth?

n. - The latter part of life; an advanced period of life; seniority; state of being old.

n. - One of the stages of life; as, the age of infancy, of youth, etc.

n. - Mature age; especially, the time of life at which one attains full personal rights and capacities; as, to come of age; he (or she) is of age.

n. - The time of life at which some particular power or capacity is understood to become vested; as, the age of consent; the age of discretion.

n. - A particular period of time in history, as distinguished from others; as, the golden age, the age of Pericles.

n. - A great period in the history of the Earth.

n. - A century; the period of one hundred years.

n. - The people who live at a particular period; hence, a generation.

n. - A long time.

v. i. - To grow aged; to become old; to show marks of age; as, he grew fat as he aged.

v. t. - To cause to grow old; to impart the characteristics of age to; as, grief ages us.

The word "age" uses 3 letters: A E G

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after age, or to age in any order:

c - cage   d - aged egad gaed   e - agee   g - gage   l - egal gale   m - game mage   n - gaen gane gean   p - gape page peag   r - ager gear rage   s - ages gaes sage   t - gate geta   u - ague   v - gave   w - wage   z - gaze  

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