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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

approaching or around the age of 40 years; around the number 40 or a quantity of 40

Usage examples (33)
  • A fortyish trophy wife of a wealthy, much-older man.
  • Maria Cole is a beautiful, fortyish African-American dentist.
  • Nils was a fortyish food vendor with an authoritative manner.
  • He was fortyish, small and pale and dressed in a neat blue suit. for more
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