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Main Definitions
1. age |adj| the number of years that a person has lived or a thing has existed. 2. “She left school at the age of 18.” 3. underage 1 |adj| younger than the lowest age at which a particular activity is legally or usually allowed. 4. “Underage drinking.” 5. are range |n| the people between two particular ages, considered as a group. 6. “Young people in the 15-18 are range.” 7. “This affects people across a wide age range.” 8. “51% of enquiries were from those in the 25 to 40 age group.”

People
1. elder 1 |adj| used to distinguish between related famous people with the same name. 2. “Pliny the Elder.” 3. “A person of greater age than someone specified.” 4. “My elder daughter.” 5. “The elder of the two sons.” 6. “The Elder.” 7. “Schoolchildren were no less fascinated than their elders.” 8. elder 2 |n| a leader or senior figure in a tribe or other group. 9. “A council of village elders.” 10. middle aged |n| a middle aged person.

Figurative Ways
1. “To be in one’s second childhood.” 2. “In your teens.” 3. “Awkward age.” 4. “To get on in leaps and bounds.” 5. “Middle-aged.”

“Euf elderly. “Golden age.” 8. age of reason |n| an age at which a person is considered capable of making reasoned judgements. age-set |n| a group of boys or men of a similar age. “Retirement age.” More Related 1. 2. 3.6.” 7.com/10087 back to main menu ________________________________________________________________________________________ Maybe you are also interested in: Topic Group: Human Being • Personal Background ________________________________________________________________________________________ . http://lexis4u. age mate |n| a person or animal that is the same age as another.