Synonyms of senile in English:

senile

adjective

  • she couldn't cope with her senile husband
    doddering, doddery, decrepit, aged, long in the tooth, senescent, failing, declining, infirm, feeble, unsteady, in one's dotage, losing one's faculties, in one's second childhood, mentally confused, suffering from Alzheimer's (disease), suffering from senile dementia
    informal past it, gaga, soft in the head
    rare anile
    she couldn't cope with her senile husband
    [Antonyms] in the prime of life

More definitions of senile

Definition of senile in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody