senior citizen


noun

an elderly or aged person, especially one who is retired.

Origin of senior citizen

First recorded in 1935–40
Related formssenior citizenship, noun
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Related Words for senior citizen

senior, pensioner, retiree, old-timer, patriarch, oldster, OAP, geriatric, golden-ager

British Dictionary definitions for senior citizen

senior citizen

noun

an old age pensioner
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