Synonyms and related words:
advanced age, advanced years, age of retirement, an incurable disease, caducity, childishness, debility, decline, decline of life, declining years, decrepitude, dotage, dotardism, eld, elderliness, feebleness, green old age, hale old age, hoary age, infirm old age, infirmity, infirmity of age, longevity, old age, oldness, pensionable age, ricketiness, ripe old age, second childhood, senectitude, senile debility, senile dementia, senile psychosis, senile weakness, senilism, senility, senior citizenship, superannuation, the downward slope, the golden years, vale of years, white hairs

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.


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  • Anility — A*nil i*ty, n. [L. anilitas. See {Anile}.] The state of being and old woman; old womanishness; dotage. Marks of anility. Sterne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anility — index incapacity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • anility — əˈniləd.ē, aˈ noun ( es) Etymology: Latin anilitas, from anilis + tat , tas ty 1. : the state of being an old woman 2. : an objectionable quality (as flightiness) felt to be typical of a doddering old woman the utter anility of their political… …   Useful english dictionary

  • anility — noun see anile …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anility — See anile. * * * …   Universalium

  • anility — noun The condition of being anile. See Also: anile …   Wiktionary

  • anility — anil·i·ty (ə nilґĭ te) [L. anus old woman] 1. the state of existing as or like an old woman. 2. senility; dotage …   Medical dictionary

  • anility — n. poor body function due to old age …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anility — n. Imbecility, dotage, senility, decrepitude, superannuation, weakness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • anility — anil·i·ty …   English syllables

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