an elderly or aged person, especially one who is retired.
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What does “yare” mean?
Origin of senior citizen
First recorded in 1935–40
OTHER WORDS FROM senior citizensenior citizenship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for senior citizen
an old age pensioner
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