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golden ager

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Definition of golden ager in English:

noun

North American , euphemistic
An old person.
Example sentences
  • The other three preferred terms, in order of preference, were retired person, golden ager, and elderly.
  • Even this euphemism seemed unduly doddering, so we were treated to senior citizen and golden ager, and old women keep their chins up by calling themselves mature.

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