aged

Definitions of aged
  1. adjective
    having attained a specific age; (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)
    aged ten”
    synonyms: of age
    old
    (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age
  2. adjective
    advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables)
    aged members of the society”
    synonyms: elderly, older, senior
    old
    (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age
  3. adjective
    of wines, fruit, cheeses; having reached a desired or final condition; (`aged' pronounced as one syllable)
    “mature well- aged cheeses”
    synonyms: ripened
    mature, ripe
    fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used
  4. adjective
    (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)
    synonyms: cured
    preserved
    prevented from decaying or spoiling and prepared for future use
  5. adjective
    at an advanced stage of erosion (pronounced as one syllable)
    aged rocks”
    Synonyms:
    worn
    affected by wear; damaged by long use
  6. noun
    people who are old collectively
    “special arrangements were available for the aged
    synonyms: elderly
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    Antonyms:
    young, youth
    young people collectively
    type of:
    age bracket, age group, cohort
    a group of people having approximately the same age
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