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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who is between 80 and 90 years old.

Usage examples (38)
  • The hikers looked on in wonder as Iron Fritz, the famous octogenarian of the Alps, marched past them on the trail.
  • I wasn't sure the graying old lady could take it, particularly when a certain octogenarian came rolling to a stop near the mound.
  • Yesterday's term was fertile octogenarian, which is defined as:
  • Her pseudo-marriage to the octogenarian was the worst kind of betrayal of the covenant. for more
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