HyperDic: eld

English > 2 senses of the word eld:
NOUNtimeeld, old age, years, age, geezerhooda late time of life
timeeld, agea time of life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises
English > eld: 2 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningA late time of life.
Example "a beard white with eld"
Synonymsold age, years, age, geezerhood
Partseighties, mid-eightiesThe time of life between 80 and 90
nineties, mid-ninetiesThe time of life between 90 and 100
seventies, mid-seventiesThe time of life between 70 and 80
sixties, mid-sixtiesThe time of life between 60 and 70
Narrowerdotage, second childhood, senilitymental infirmity as a consequence of old age
Broadertime of lifeA period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
Spanishaños, edad, tercera edad, vejez
Catalananys, edat, tercera edat, vellesa
English > eld: 2 senses > noun 2, time
MeaningA time of life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises.
Example "tall for his eld"
Synonymage
Part oflife, lifetime, life-time, lifespanThe period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)
Narrowerage of consentThe minimum age for marrying without parental consent or the minimum age for consensual sexual relations
drinking ageThe age at which is legal for a person to buy alcoholic beverages
majority, legal ageThe age at which persons are considered competent to manage their own affairs
minority, nonageAny age prior to the legal age
voting ageThe age at which a person is old enough to vote in public elections
Broadertime of lifeA period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
Spanishedad
Catalanedat

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