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aged

a·ged

aged

 
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
pronunciation: eI jihd  for 1 and 2 [or] eIjd  for 3 and 4
definition 1: being old or having lived many years.
She does the housework for her aged grandfather.
synonyms:
elderly, old
antonyms:
young
similar words:
advanced
definition 2: having or being the age of.
She had a sister aged three and a brother aged twelve.
 
part of speech: noun
pronunciation: eI jihd
definition: old people as a group.
The aged wish for peace.
antonyms:
youth
similar words:
senior citizens
derivations: agedly (adv.), agedness (n.)