Definition of "aged" []

  • Being of advanced age; old. (adjective)
  • Characteristic of old age. (adjective)
  • Having reached the age of: aged three. (adjective)
  • Brought to a desired ripeness or maturity: aged cheese. (adjective)
  • Geology Approaching the base level of erosion. (adjective)
  • Advanced in years; old (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (as collective noun; preceded by the) (adjective)
  • Of, connected with, or characteristic of old age (adjective)
  • Having the age of (adjective)
  • Having reached an advanced stage of erosion (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "aged" in a sentence
  • ""I've never heard the term aged news," said Mr. Berke, giving off an air of superiority, even if it was a feeble attempt at being funny."
  • "Laura Robson won the title aged 14 years and four months, this year sees her enter the women's competition as the youngest ever competitor at 15 years and four months."
  • ""It wouldn't surprise me if Michael challenged for another world championship," Britain's 1992 champion Nigel Mansell, who won his title aged 39, said at the weekend."