Translation of "age" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /eɪdʒ/

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

Mozart died at the age of 35.
a child under/over the age of five
Some trees live to a great age.
Their son is your age (= as old as you are).

B1 a period of history

età, era
the Ice Age

[ no plural ] the state of being old

vecchiaia, età
Some wines improve with age.
ages [ plural ] (also an age) mainly UK informal

B1 a very long time

I’ve been waiting here for ages.

(Translation of “age noun” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)