HyperDic: aging

English > 3 senses of the word aging:
NOUNprocessaging, ripening, ageingacquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time
processaging, ageing, senescencethe organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age
ADJECTIVEallaging, ageing, senescentgrowing old
aging > pronunciation
Soundsey'jhihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > aging: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningGrowing old.
Synonymsageing, senescent
Broaderold(used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age
Spanishenvejecido, senescente
English > aging: 3 senses > noun 1, process
Meaningacquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time.
Synonymsripening, ageing
NarrowermellowingThe process of becoming mellow
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishenvejecimiento, maduración
English > aging: 3 senses > noun 2, process
MeaningThe organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age.
Synonymsageing, senescence
Narrowercatabiosisnormal aging of cells
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishenvejecimiento, senectud, senescencia
Catalanenvelliment

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