sexagenarian

sexagenarian
sex脗路a脗路ge脗路nar脗路i脗路an || 芒鈧eks脡鈩脢鈥櫭壜'ner脡陋脡鈩 /-'ne脡鈩- n. person between the ages of 70 and 80 adj. 70 years old, of the age of 70; between the ages of 70-80

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  • Sexagenarian 鈥 Sex a*ge*na ri*an, n. [See {Sexagenary}.] A person who is sixty years old. [1913 Webster] 鈥   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sexagenarian 鈥 1738, person sixty years old, from L. sexagenarius containing sixty, from L. sexagenarius, from sexageni sixty each, from sex (see SIX (Cf. six)) 鈥   Etymology dictionary

  • sexagenarian 鈥 [sek蝿s蓹 ji ner鈥材 蓹n] adj. [< L sexagenarius, of sixty < sexageni, sixty each + AN] 60 years old, or between the ages of 60 and 70 n. a person of this age 鈥   English World dictionary

  • sexagenarian 鈥 UK [藢seks蓹d蕭蓹藞ne蓹r瑟蓹n] / US [藢seks蓹d蕭蓹藞ner瑟蓹n] noun [countable] Word forms sexagenarian : singular sexagenarian plural sexagenarians formal someone who is between 60 and 69 years old Derived word: sexagenarian UK / US adjective 鈥   English dictionary

  • sexagenarian 鈥 noun Etymology: Latin sexagenarius of or containing sixty, sixty years old, from sexageni sixty each, from sexaginta sixty, from sex six + ginta (akin to Latin viginti twenty) more at six, vigesimal Date: 1738 a person whose age is in the sixties 鈥   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sexagenarian 鈥 /sek seuh jeuh nair ee euhn/, adj. 1. of the age of 60 years or between 60 and 70 years old. n. 2. a sexagenarian person. [1730 40; < L sexagenari(us) SEXAGENARY + AN] * * * 鈥   Universalium

  • sexagenarian 鈥 sex鈥鈥e鈥ar鈥鈥n [[t]藢s蓻k s蓹 d蕭蓹藞n蓻蓹r i 蓹n[/t]] adj. 1) of the age of 60 years or between 60 and 70 years old 2) a sexagenarian person 鈥 Etymology: 1730鈥40; < L sex膩g膿n膩ri(us) of sixty < sexageni 鈥   From formal English to slang

  • sexagenarian 鈥 /s蓻ks蓹d蕭蓹藞n蓻蓹ri蓹n/ (say seksuhjuh nairreeuhn) adjective 1. of the age of 60 years, or between 60 and 70 years old. 鈥搉oun 2. a sexagenarian person. Also, Rare, sexagenary 鈥   Australian English dictionary

  • sexagenarian 鈥 1. adjective Being between the age of 60 and 69, inclusive. In ones seventh decade. 2. noun A person who is 60 years old or between the ages of 60 and 69 鈥   Wiktionary

  • sexagenarian 鈥 Synonyms and related words: Father Time, L, Methuselah, Nestor, Old Paar, Sexagesima, boxcar, boxcars, centenarian, dotard, dozen, duodecimo, eighty, elder, eleven, fifteen, fifty, five and twenty, fortnight, forty, four and twenty, fourscore,… 鈥   Moby Thesaurus

  • sexagenarian 鈥 sex|a|ge|na|ri|an [藢seks蓹d蕭蓹藞ne蓹ri蓹n US 藞ner ] n someone who is between 60 and 69 years old 鈥   Dictionary of contemporary English


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