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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Discrimination against middle-aged and elderly people.

Usage examples (33)
  • So ageism is your rationale for taking the chance?
  • I have read that ageism is particularly problematic in IT, with some companies refusing to hire anyone over age 35!
  • Her ageism is a misdirected bold strike at partisanship.
  • Ditto the culture that calls ageism, racism and sexism part of the landscape. for more
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