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Describing how old someone looks, seems or feels - thesaurus

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age

verb

to look or seem older

age

verb

to make someone look or seem older

ageless

adjective

an ageless person or thing never seems to look old

be two years/ten years etc someone’s junior

to be younger than someone else by a particular amount

date

verb

to prove that you are starting to get old or are older than the people you are talking to

feel your age

to realize that you are becoming older and less able or willing to do things that younger people do

fresh-faced

adjective

used for emphasizing that someone is young

girlish

adjective

looking or behaving like a young girl

life begins at forty

used for saying that people start to enjoy life when they reach the age of forty

raddled

adjective

British a raddled person looks older than they are because they are tired or have too much work

something puts years on someone

used for saying that something makes someone seem or feel much older

wear well

if a person wears well, they look attractive and healthy even though they are not young

well-preserved

adjective

informal used for saying that someone looks younger than they are

young

adjective

looking or behaving in a way that you would expect of a young person

young at heart

an old person who is young at heart has a lively positive attitude to life that is more typical of a younger person

younger

adjective

not as old as you are, or not as old as someone else who you are discussing

youth

noun

the quality of being young or of looking young

youthful

adjective

typical of young people

youthful

adjective

someone who is youthful has many of the positive qualities considered to be typical of young people

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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