[mid-l-eyjd] /ˈmɪd lˈeɪdʒd/
being of the age intermediate between youth and old age, roughly between 45 and 65.
characteristic of or suitable for persons of this age.
of, relating to, or being in the time in a person’s life between youth and old age
- Middle-aged crazies
noun phrase [1990s+; perhaps a slang variant of midlife crisis]
noun 1. the period of human life between youth and old age, sometimes considered as the years between 45 and 65 or thereabout. plural noun 1. the time in European history between classical antiquity and the Italian Renaissance (from about 500 a.d. to about 1350): sometimes restricted to the later part of this period (after […]
- Middle-age spread
[mid-l-eyj] /ˈmɪd lˌeɪdʒ/ noun 1. an increase in bulk, especially in the waist and buttocks, associated with the onset of middle age and the body’s decreasing ability to metabolize calories efficiently. noun 1. the fat that appears round many people’s waist during middle age noun body fat that can accumulate in the abdominal, hip, and […]
noun 1. average middle-class Americans as a group, as distinguished from the rich or poor or the politically extreme. 2. the Midwest. 3. continental North America S of the U.S., comprising Mexico, Central America, and usually the West Indies. 1,060,118 sq. mi. (2,745,705 sq. km). noun 1. the territories between the US and South America: […]