Synonyms for aged

Synonyms for (noun) aged

Synonyms: aged, elderly

Definition: people who are old collectively

Usage: special arrangements were available for the aged

Similar words: age bracket, age group, cohort

Definition: a group of people having approximately the same age

Synonyms for (adjective) aged

Synonyms: aged, cured

Definition: (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)

Similar words: preserved

Definition: prevented from decaying or spoiling and prepared for future use


Synonyms: aged, ripened

Definition: of wines, fruit, cheeses; having reached a desired or final condition; (`aged' pronounced as one syllable)

Usage: mature well-aged cheeses

Similar words: ripe, mature

Definition: fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used

Usage: ripe peaches; full-bodied mature wines


Synonyms: older, senior, aged, elderly

Definition: advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables)

Usage: aged members of the society; elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper; senior citizen

Similar words: old

Definition: (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age

Usage: his mother is very old; a ripe old age; how old are you?


Synonyms: of age, aged

Definition: having attained a specific age; (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)

Usage: aged ten; ten years of age

Similar words: old

Definition: (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age

Usage: his mother is very old; a ripe old age; how old are you?


Synonyms: aged

Definition: at an advanced stage of erosion (pronounced as one syllable)

Usage: aged rocks

Similar words: worn

Definition: affected by wear; damaged by long use

Usage: worn threads on the screw; a worn suit; the worn pockets on the jacket