Definition of University of the Third Age in English:

University of the Third Age

Line breaks: Uni|ver¦sity of the Third Age

noun

  • An organization providing courses of education for retired or elderly people.
    More example sentences
    • It was organised by the University of the Third Age as part of Seniors Week.
    • In her final years she devoted her time to the University of the Third Age, which offers education for retired people and latterly honorary president.
    • A more informal organization is the University of the Third Age, which provides educational opportunities for the over-50s.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw