people who are old collectively
"special arrangements were available for the aged"
aged, elderly, older, senior(adj)
advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables)
"aged members of the society"; "elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper"; "senior citizen"
an elderly person
older people as a whole
old; having lived for relatively many years
somewhat old; advanced beyond middle age; bordering on old age; as, elderly people
A term used to describe people who are over the age of eighty.
Some countries have a higher elderly population than others.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'elderly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2117
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'elderly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2285
Rank popularity for the word 'elderly' in Adjectives Frequency: #273
The numerical value of elderly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of elderly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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Translations for elderly
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- anciàCatalan, Valencian
- ältlich, älter, bejahrtGerman
- iäkäs, vanhahkoFinnish
- âgé, ancien, vieuxFrench
- やや年とった, 年配Japanese
- idosa, idosoPortuguese
- bătrâni, bătrână, vârsta a treia, vârstnici, bătrânRomanian
- пожилой, престарелый, возрастRussian
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