Getting on in years - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Getting on in years.

4 letter answer(s) to getting on in years

AGED
  1. grow old or older; "She aged gracefully"; "we age every day--what a depressing thought!"; "Young men senesce"
  2. (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)
  3. begin to seem older; get older; "The death of his wife caused him to age fast"
  4. people who are old collectively; "special arrangements were available for the aged"
  5. of wines, fruit, cheeses; having reached a desired or final condition; (`aged' pronounced as one syllable); "mature well-aged cheeses"
  6. make older; "The death of his child aged him tremendously"
  7. advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables); "aged members of the society"; "elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper"; "senior citizen"
  8. having attained a specific age; (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable); "aged ten"; "ten years of age"
  9. at an advanced stage of erosion (pronounced as one syllable); "aged rocks"

5 letter answer(s) to getting on in years

AGING
  1. grow old or older; "She aged gracefully"; "we age every day--what a depressing thought!"; "Young men senesce"
  2. acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time
  3. begin to seem older; get older; "The death of his wife caused him to age fast"
  4. make older; "The death of his child aged him tremendously"
  5. growing old
  6. the organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age

7 letter answer(s) to getting on in years

ELDERLY
  1. advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables); "aged members of the society"; "elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper"; "senior citizen"
  2. people who are old collectively; "special arrangements were available for the aged"

3 letter answer(s) to getting on in years

OLD
  1. just preceding something else in time or order; "the previous owner"; "my old house was larger"
  2. of a very early stage in development; "Old English is also called Anglo Saxon"; "Old High German is High German from the middle of the 9th to the end of the 11th century"
  3. skilled through long experience; "an old offender"; "the older soldiers"
  4. (used for emphasis) very familiar; "good old boy"; "same old story"
  5. (used informally especially for emphasis); "a real honest-to-god live cowboy"; "had us a high old time"; "went upriver to look at a sure-enough fish wheel"
  6. of long duration; not new; "old tradition"; "old house"; "old wine"; "old country"; "old friendships"; "old money"
  7. (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age; "his mother is very old"; "a ripe old age"; "how old are you?"
  8. belonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of

6 letter answer(s) to getting on in years

OLDISH
  1. somewhat elderly

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