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  1. midlifenoun

    The middle period of one's life.

  2. midlifeadjective

    Occurring in the middle point of one's life, about aged 40.


  1. midlife

    Middle age is the period of age beyond young adulthood but before the onset of old age. The exact range is disputed and can be considered of arbitrary nature, but the general consensus has placed middle age as the age range from around 40 until 60, with about 5 years of leeway on either side. This phase of life is marked by gradual physical, cognitive, and social changes in individuals as they age.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of midlife in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of midlife in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of midlife in a Sentence

  1. Robi Ludwig:

    The survey shows that almost half of people in their 50s agree that they are still looking and want to get married. They are looking for true, meaningful connections. Being divorced or reaching midlife does not deter them from this goal.

  2. Nicole Spartano:

    We found that poor physical fitness in midlife was linked to more rapid brain aging two decades later, this message may be especially important for people with heart disease or at risk for heart disease, in which we found an even stronger relationship between fitness and brain aging.

  3. Leslie Bean:

    You have to live your dream even if other people think it's screwed up, about half the astronauts thought it was a midlife crisis or something. The other half, the ones that were more right-brain, thought it was a pretty good idea.

  4. Noel Bairey Merz:

    But, heart disease is the leading killer of women and all ages, including teenagers, midlife women and older women. This is just a component of that major killer. So, it's really something that needs to be addressed.

  5. Gail Sheehy:

    As we reach midlife, we are not prepared for the idea that time can run out on us, or for the startling truth that if we don't hurry to pursue our own definition of a meaningful existence, life can become a repetition of trivial maintenance duties.

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