Associations to the word «Aging»


AGING, verb. Present participle of age
AGING, noun. (intransitive) The process of becoming older or more mature.
AGING, noun. (transitive) Allowing something to become older.
AGING, noun. (transitive) The deliberate act of making something (such as an antique) appear older than it is.
AGING, noun. (gerontology) Becoming senescent; accumulating damage to macromolecules, cells, tissues and organs with the passage of time
AGING, noun. (euphemistic) Elderly person. Only as a collective plural in "the aging"
AGING, adjective. Becoming elderly.

Dictionary definition

AGING, noun. Acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time.
AGING, noun. The organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age.
AGING, adjective. Growing old.

Wise words

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Paul Gauguin