Definition of senior moment in English:

senior moment

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  • A temporary mental lapse (humorously attributed to the gradual loss of one’s mental faculties as one grows older): adults understand the idea of saving electricity, but are subject to occasional senior moments of forgetfulness
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    • I can't differentiate between senior moments and other lapses.
    • I tell you, I had a bit of a senior moment yesterday!
    • ‘In a senior moment, the person cannot recall in a timely way the information that's there,’ says Cummings.

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