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There are 8 meanings of the word Ageing.

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Ageing - as a noun

Acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time

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Hypernyms (Closely Related)
biological processorganic process
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

The organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
biological processorganic process
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Ageing - as an adjective satellite

Growing old

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Ageing - as a verb

To cause to grow old; to impart the characteristics of age to.

Example: "Grief ages us."

To postpone an action that would extinguish something, as a debt.

Example: "Money's a little tight right now, let's age our bills for a week or so."

To categorize by age.

Example: "One his first assignments was to age the accounts receivable."

To grow aged; to become old; to show marks of age.

Example: "He grew fat as he aged."

Ageing - as an adjective

Becoming elderly.

Example: "The aging artist could no longer steadily hold the brush."

Example Sentences

"The ageing of the population is a growing concern for many countries."
"She noticed the signs of ageing on her face."
"The process of ageing can be gradual or sudden depending on the circumstances."
"Many skincare products claim to slow down the ageing process."
"The study focused on the biological mechanisms of ageing."
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Word Game Points

Is AGEING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, ageing is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

AGEING has a SCRABBLE points total of 8.

Is AGEING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, ageing is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
AGEING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 11.

Is AGEING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, ageing is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
AGEING has a WORDFEUD points total of 10.

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