old; having lived for relatively many years
plural of elderly
Of an object, being old-fashioned or frail due to aging
an elderly person
older people as a whole
Somewhat old; advanced beyond middle age; bordering on old age; as, elderly people.
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’;