Definition of golden ager in English:

golden ager


North American
  • An old person.

    • ‘The other three preferred terms, in order of preference, were retired person, golden ager, and elderly.’
    • ‘Even this euphemism seemed unduly doddering, so we were treated to senior citizen and golden ager, and old women keep their chins up by calling themselves mature.’
    retired person, pensioner, old-age pensioner, oap
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golden ager