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aged

adjective uk   us  

aged adjective (AGE)

A2     /eɪdʒd/ [before noun] of the age of: They've got one daughter, Isabel, aged three.
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aged adjective (OLD)

    /ˈeɪ.dʒɪd/ old: She has two rather aged aunts.

aged

noun [plural] uk   /ˈeɪdʒɪd/ us  
the aged old people when considered as a group: The hospital was built to meet the needs of the aged.
Translations of “aged”
in Korean -살의…
in Arabic يَبلُغ مِن العُمْر…
in Portuguese de idade…
in Catalan de … anys…
in Japanese ~歳の…
in Italian di… anni…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歲數, …歲…
in Russian -летний, в возрасте стольких-то лет…
in Turkish yaşlı, yaşlanmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 岁数, …岁…
in Polish w wieku…
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