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senior moment

noun, Often Facetious.
a brief lapse in memory or a moment of confusion, especially in an older person.
Origin of senior moment
1995-2000; senior (citizen) + moment Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for senior moment

senior moment

(jocular) a lapse of memory common in elderly people
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Contemporary definitions for senior moment

a temporary memory lapse, an incident of forgetfulness blamed on aging's 21st Century Lexicon
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Slang definitions & phrases for senior moment

senior moment


A momentary lapse of memory, esp in older people; an incident of forgetfulness blamed on aging

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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