eld

Definitions of eld
  1. noun
    a late time of life
    “a beard white with eld
    synonyms: age, geezerhood, old age, years
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    dotage, second childhood, senility
    mental infirmity as a consequence of old age; sometimes shown by foolish infatuations
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    time of life
    a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
  2. noun
    a time of life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises
    “tall for his eld
    synonyms: age
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    age of consent
    the minimum age for marrying without parental consent or the minimum age for consensual sexual relations; intercourse at an earlier age can result in a charge of assault or statutory rape; the age differs in different states of the Union
    legal age, majority
    the age at which persons are considered competent to manage their own affairs
    minority, nonage
    any age prior to the legal age
    drinking age
    the age at which is legal for a person to buy alcoholic beverages
    voting age
    the age at which a person is old enough to vote in public elections
    type of:
    time of life
    a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
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