Details of word AGE

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.
n. - In poker, the right belonging to the player to the left of the dealer to pass the first round in betting, and then to come in last or stay out; also, the player holding this position; the eldest hand.

Word "age" contains 3 letters : A E G

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