Old; having lived or existed long; having achieved an advanced amount of life: because, an aged man; an aged pine.
for the age of: as, a man aged forty many years.
with respect to or characteristic of old age.
Synonyms Aged, Elderly, Old, Ancient. Old is the basic term if you are near to the natural end, or having almost reached the usual duration, of life: as, a cat is old at twelve years. Elderly is quite old, just starting to be old. Aged is very old. Ancient is indeed old concerning apparently are part of a past age. (See various other evaluations under old.)
In geology, nearing peneplanation: stated of geography of a greatly denuded area.
Of a horse, arrived at age if the ‘pit’ or ‘mark’ in the forward teeth has been obliterated by the steady using away of the crown.