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Old (of people)

old

adjective

someone or something that is old has lived a long time

elderly

adjective

an elderly person is old. Many people now think that this word is offensive but it is often used in talking about policies and conditions that affect old people

senior

adjective

older

ancient

adjective

very old

elder

adjective

older than someone, especially someone in your family

aged

adjective

very old

geriatric

adjective

relating to old age, or to the process of getting older

venerable

adjective

very old and wise or respected

aging

adjective

an aging person is becoming old

decrepit

adjective

old and no longer in good health

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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