Sexagenarian definition

sĕksə-jə-nârē-ən
Being 60 years old or between the ages of 60 and 70.
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A person who is 60 years old or between the ages of 60 and 69.
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A person who is 60 years old or between the ages of 60 and 70.
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Of or relating to a sexagenarian.
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A sexagenarian person.
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60 years old, or between the ages of 60 and 70
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Being between the age of 60 and 69, inclusive. In one's seventh decade.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
sexagenarian
Plural:
sexagenarians

Origin of sexagenarian

  • From Latin sexāgēnārius sexagenary sexagenary

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin sexaginta (“sixty")

    From Wiktionary