Bedeutung von “age” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /eɪdʒ/
HOW OLD [ C, U ]

A1 the number of years that someone has lived, or that something has existed:

The show appeals to people of all ages.
She left India at the age of 12.
Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
She's about your age (= the same age as you).

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B1 a period of history:

the Ice Age
We're living in the age of electronic communication.
OLD [ U ]

the quality of being old:

Some wines improve with age.
under age

too young to do something legally

→ See also the Middle Ages , old age

(Definition von “age noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)