Definition of ageless in English:

ageless

adjective

  • 1Never looking old or appearing to grow old.

    ‘the ageless singer looked flawless’
    ‘we often praise celebrities for their ageless appearance’
    • ‘Conan Watt is drafted into the attack at wing forward with that ageless veteran and marvellous footballing servant, Liam Dalton, again leading the attack on the 40.’
    • ‘Yet ever since the launch of her own label, in 1983, she has consistently espoused a style that is contemporary in spirit but timeless and ageless in appeal.’
    • ‘Described as an ‘ageing, yet ageless hippy’ by one observer, Tippett vigorously ambled into old age looking and sounding at least 15 years younger than he was.’
    • ‘Everybody needs a summer holiday, but which once ageless pop star opened his Barbados home to the Blair family in August?’
    • ‘It endured forever in its own special dimension of time - ageless, never dimming entirely from memory, forever after unattainable.’
    • ‘Form there on in it was all Moorefield as inspired by that ageless veteran Martin Murray they attacked in waves.’
    • ‘At surface level, our cultural climate appears to be not only ageless, but agelessly credible.’
    • ‘Blundell was a handful all afternoon and, in the second half, set up chances for the ageless Jimmy Quinn and Steve Garvey - both of which were superbly saved by Smith.’
    • ‘This belief corresponds precisely to the Indian tradition of a perennial philosophy, an ageless wisdom revealed and revealed, restored, lost, and again restored through the cycles of ages.’
    • ‘It would have to be a timeless, ageless tale, something that could be told in over eighty years and still have the same moving punch as it would back in the nineteen hundreds.’
    • ‘Gently melancholic ageless classic from the lost talent of English song.’
    • ‘Leading the way to a table by the window, she seated them with two other people: a man who appeared to be ageless, and a woman who was very elegant and probably in her mid-thirties.’
    • ‘Scotland is a country that breeds culture - that in itself remains ageless.’
    • ‘He saw his side lose eight wickets for 61 before he found some support from the ageless Bill Carter who helped add 25 for the ninth wicket until Webster hit a return catch to Evans and fell for 58.’
    • ‘Murphy Brown was an intelligent, risk-taking sitcom that surpasses its topical '80s humor to become an ageless classic.’
    • ‘An exchange of points by the visitor's Alan Smullen and that ageless veteran Liam Miley kept just the single point between them.’
    • ‘Other contingency plans include rookie Ryan Claridge (a fifth-round pick) and a potential return by ageless veteran Roman Phifer.’
    • ‘It will be the first time in the Swindon theatre's history that J M Barrie's ageless classic has been performed as a pantomime.’
    • ‘Compared to the veterans we've been seeing recently, he looks spookily ageless.’
    • ‘Close your eyes and look inside yourself, shut out the noise of your civilization and listen to the ageless stories of the Shona, buried deep inside the foundation stones of this once Great place, this Zimbabwe.’
    • ‘Again, Whiting in his typically thorough, yet fast-moving style, puts the reader bang in the picture and proves that these battles of 60 years ago are ageless and still provide a great read.’
    • ‘But then, to date the integrity of Beckett's genius has survived all the fashions and the fads, and thankfully great art like his survives behind the times, ageless and indestructible.’
    • ‘It is a world of gracious living, Old World culture, and haute cuisine, as ageless as Brigitte Bardot or Catherine Deneuve.’
    • ‘That ageless veteran, Michael Collins, turned in another stellar performance in a defensive unit that was impregnable.’
    • ‘They wore sleek hairstyles, or things called beehives; they were poised, ageless and grown-up, and they had nothing, nothing to do with me or the likes of me.’
    • ‘With such timeless material and a seemingly ageless line-up, who knows when the Steeleye Span journey will end?’
    • ‘The scene was set for an evening of entertainment highlighted by the ageless message of hope.’
    • ‘So much so that, in meeting her, an edge of brittle insecurity appears faintly visible beneath her ageless face and coolly cordial manner.’
    • ‘They become artifacts not only of culture but of time, and as such acquire a timeless, ageless quality that can elude even the best color films.’
    • ‘This brings us to that ageless marital dilemma facing everyone I know: why is it that whatever you spend money on makes sense, and whatever he spends it on is a complete and utter waste?’
    • ‘Even easily anticipated situations have revealed Auntie to be timeless, ageless and fundamentally clueless.’
    • ‘The architecture of the modern era aspires to evoke an air of ageless youth and of a perpetual present.’
    • ‘But if these combined to pull out the winner, the real stars of the show were the ageless Tommy Turner, mopping up languidly at the back, and Ricky Gillies and Hugh Murray dominating in midfield.’
    • ‘This is what tells us that the Universe probably does have a finite age, it probably is not eternal and ageless as Einstein wanted to believe.’
    • ‘But the life Edwards has lead, globetrotting with her father, has given her something that puts her at odds with those who would normally be considered peers, and gives her songs an ageless outlook.’
    • ‘It has an ageless quality, perhaps because it was written by an old man in a decade (the eighties) in which poetic reflections on the First World War were not a common theme for novels.’
    • ‘There is no more dangerous an opponent than a wounded Oz cricketer, especially if that ageless warrior Glenn McGrath returns to supplement the snarling fury of the visitors.’
    • ‘It would reign omnipotent over all the other inestimable, ageless, treasures of antiquity that thirty seven ruthless years of deep intrigue and immense wealth had brought him.’
    • ‘Without it, through little fault of his own, Plutarch is left exposed as the supreme exemplar of the ageless dictum: never let the facts get in the way of a good story.’
    • ‘It appears that ageless truth remains the same that small guns are easier to carry and the big guns shoot better.’
    • ‘The ageless Neal Ascherson is one of Scotland's great national assets, fortunately now repatriated in common with the Stone of Destiny.’
    classic, timeless, enduring
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    1. 1.1 Lasting for a long time or forever.
      ‘the ageless argument about whether human beings possess free will’
      • ‘But the life Edwards has lead, globetrotting with her father, has given her something that puts her at odds with those who would normally be considered peers, and gives her songs an ageless outlook.’
      • ‘They become artifacts not only of culture but of time, and as such acquire a timeless, ageless quality that can elude even the best color films.’
      • ‘But then, to date the integrity of Beckett's genius has survived all the fashions and the fads, and thankfully great art like his survives behind the times, ageless and indestructible.’
      • ‘This is what tells us that the Universe probably does have a finite age, it probably is not eternal and ageless as Einstein wanted to believe.’
      • ‘With such timeless material and a seemingly ageless line-up, who knows when the Steeleye Span journey will end?’
      • ‘The architecture of the modern era aspires to evoke an air of ageless youth and of a perpetual present.’
      • ‘It has an ageless quality, perhaps because it was written by an old man in a decade (the eighties) in which poetic reflections on the First World War were not a common theme for novels.’
      • ‘Without it, through little fault of his own, Plutarch is left exposed as the supreme exemplar of the ageless dictum: never let the facts get in the way of a good story.’
      • ‘This brings us to that ageless marital dilemma facing everyone I know: why is it that whatever you spend money on makes sense, and whatever he spends it on is a complete and utter waste?’
      • ‘It appears that ageless truth remains the same that small guns are easier to carry and the big guns shoot better.’
      • ‘Yet ever since the launch of her own label, in 1983, she has consistently espoused a style that is contemporary in spirit but timeless and ageless in appeal.’
      • ‘It would reign omnipotent over all the other inestimable, ageless, treasures of antiquity that thirty seven ruthless years of deep intrigue and immense wealth had brought him.’
      • ‘Gently melancholic ageless classic from the lost talent of English song.’
      • ‘It endured forever in its own special dimension of time - ageless, never dimming entirely from memory, forever after unattainable.’
      • ‘Murphy Brown was an intelligent, risk-taking sitcom that surpasses its topical '80s humor to become an ageless classic.’
      • ‘This belief corresponds precisely to the Indian tradition of a perennial philosophy, an ageless wisdom revealed and revealed, restored, lost, and again restored through the cycles of ages.’
      • ‘It would have to be a timeless, ageless tale, something that could be told in over eighty years and still have the same moving punch as it would back in the nineteen hundreds.’
      • ‘It will be the first time in the Swindon theatre's history that J M Barrie's ageless classic has been performed as a pantomime.’
      • ‘It is a world of gracious living, Old World culture, and haute cuisine, as ageless as Brigitte Bardot or Catherine Deneuve.’
      • ‘The scene was set for an evening of entertainment highlighted by the ageless message of hope.’
      • ‘Close your eyes and look inside yourself, shut out the noise of your civilization and listen to the ageless stories of the Shona, buried deep inside the foundation stones of this once Great place, this Zimbabwe.’
      lasting, classic, enduring, permanent, perpetual, perennial, abiding, unfailing, unchanging, never-changing, changeless, unvarying, unfading, invariable, unending, without end, ceaseless, never dying, undying, deathless, immortal, eternal, everlasting, immutable, indestructible, imperishable
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Pronunciation

ageless

/ˈeɪdʒləs//ˈājləs/