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English definition of “age”

age

noun (LONG TIME)    /eɪdʒ/
ages B1 [plural] (also an age [S]) mainly UK informal a very long time: It takes ages to cook. I've been waiting for ages. It's been ages/an age since we last spoke.Long periods of time
(Definition of age noun (LONG TIME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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