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aged /eɪdʒd/ adjective
aged /ˈeɪdʒəd, ˈeɪdʒɪd/ adjective

پیر ، سالخورده ، روانشناسی: سالمند
Synonyms: old, ancient, antiquated, antique, elderly, getting on, grey
Antonyms: youthful
Contrasted words: juvenile, puerile
Related Idioms: along in years, getting on, getting on (or along) in years, gray with age, on one's last legs, stricken with years
Related Words: pensioned (off), retired, superannuated, senior, hoary, patriarchal, venerable, doddering, senescent, senile, tottery
English Thesaurus: old, elderly, aging, aged, elder brother/sister, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. aged1 W3 /eɪdʒd/ adjective
aged 5/25 etc 5 etc years old
aged 5/25 etc between
Police are looking for a man aged between 30 and 35.
The course is open to children aged 12 and over.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. aged2 /ˈeɪdʒəd, ˈeɪdʒɪd/ adjective

1. very old:
my aged parents

2. the aged [plural] old people:
the care of children and the aged

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

DUBIOUS: Not all aged parents have children to look after them.
GOOD: Not all elderly parents have children to look after them.

Usage Note:
When it means 'very old', aged is mainly used in formal styles, usually in the phrase the aged : 'The poor and the aged are entitled to free health care.'
The usual word for this meaning is elderly, which also sounds polite: 'The photograph was of an elderly gentleman with a white moustache.' 'The building has been converted into a retirement home for the elderly.'

BAD: My father left school at aged fourteen.
GOOD: My father left school at (the age of) fourteen.
BAD: At aged 45, farmers are able to retire.
GOOD: At (the age of) 45, farmers are able to retire.

Usage Note:
at (the age of ) + NUMBER: 'Alan got married at twenty.' 'Sue got divorced at the age of twenty-one.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

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