Ageing: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Antonyms Hypernym
age 1 Grow old or older She aged gracefully, we age every day–what a depressing thought!, Young men senesce Verb No Data No Data develop
age 1 Begin to seem older; get older The death of his wife caused him to age fast Verb No Data No Data develop
ripening 0 Acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time No Data Noun No Data No Data organic process
aging 0 Acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time No Data Noun No Data No Data organic process
ageing 0 Acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time No Data Noun No Data No Data organic process
aging 0 The organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age No Data Noun No Data No Data organic process
ageing 0 The organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age No Data Noun No Data No Data organic process
senescence 0 The organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age No Data Noun No Data No Data organic process
senesce 0 Grow old or older She aged gracefully, we age every day–what a depressing thought!, Young men senesce Verb No Data No Data develop
get on 0 Grow old or older She aged gracefully, we age every day–what a depressing thought!, Young men senesce Verb No Data No Data develop
mature 0 Grow old or older She aged gracefully, we age every day–what a depressing thought!, Young men senesce Verb No Data No Data develop
maturate 0 Grow old or older She aged gracefully, we age every day–what a depressing thought!, Young men senesce Verb No Data No Data develop
age 0 Make older The death of his child aged him tremendously Verb No Data rejuvenate change
aging 0 Growing old No Data Adjective old No Data No Data
ageing 0 Growing old No Data Adjective old No Data No Data
senescent 0 Growing old No Data Adjective old No Data No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Ageing" have?

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The word "Ageing" has 16 meanings. The most frequent meaning is age.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Ageing"?

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The word "Ageing" has 449 hyponyms which are: adolesce, age, bloom, blossom, bud, build up, dedifferentiate, differentiate, evolve, grow, incubate, mature, progress, senesce, spike, adaptation, agglutination, aging, anovulation, antisepsis, assimilation, autoregulation, bacteriostasis, blooming, bodily process, carbon cycle, catabolism, cell division, crossing over, cytokinesis, defoliation, deossification, digestion, eburnation, ecchymosis, effacement, erythropoiesis, eutrophication, evolution, expression, extravasation, gastrulation, glycogenesis, growth, hematopoiesis, heredity, humification, hypostasis, implantation, inhibition, invagination, involution, karyokinesis, keratinization, krebs cycle, lymphopoiesis, lysogenization, maturation, metabolism, metamorphosis, nitrogen cycle, nitrogen fixation, nondevelopment, nutrition, organification, ossification, ovulation, oxidative phosphorylation, parturition, pathologic process, perennation, preservation, protein folding, quellung, quickening, regeneration, regulation, replication, reproduction, resorption, ripening, secretion, segregation, shedding, summation, symphysis, synapsis, synizesis, transcription, transduction, translation, translocation, transpiration, tumefaction, ulceration, vascularization, vesiculation, accelerate, acerbate, acetylate, achromatize, activate, adjust, affect, alchemize, alcoholize, alkalinize, allegorize, alter, americanize, angulate, animize, antiquate, antique, archaize, arterialize, ash, assimilate, automatize, awaken, barb, barbarize, bestialize, better, blind, blister, blunt, blur, boil, break, break down, brighten, bring, brutalize, bubble, calcify, camp, capture, cause to sleep, centralize, change intensity, change taste, charge, chasten, check, circularize, civilize, clarify, classicize, clean, clear, clot, cloud, coarsen, cohere, color, commercialize, communize, commute, complicate, condense, confuse, constitutionalize, contaminate, conventionalize, convert, cook, cool, corrupt, counterchange, crack, cry, customize, damage, darken, de-emphasize, deaden, deaminate, decarboxylate, decelerate, decentralize, decimalize, decorate, decrease, decrepitate, deflate, deform, dehydrogenate, demagnetize, demist, democratize, demonize, demulsify, demythologize, denationalize, denaturalize, denature, deodorize, depersonalize, depolarize, desensitize, destabilize, detransitivize, devalue, develop, devilize, digitize, dinge, dirty, disable, discolor, disharmonize, disintegrate, disorder, disqualify, dissimilate, dissolve, diversify, dizzy, domesticate, dope, draw, dry, dull, dynamize, ease up, edit, embrittle, empty, emulsify, enable, end, equal, eroticize, estrange, etherealize, etiolate, europeanize, evaporate, even, excite, extend, exteriorize, fatten, feminize, fertilize, fill, fix, flatten, flocculate, freeze, frenchify, full, gelatinize, glamorize, glorify, habituate, harmonize, harshen, heat, hue, humanize, humble, hydrogenate, immaterialize, immortalize, inactivate, incandesce, increase, indispose, industrialize, inflate, inform, inseminate, insulate, intensify, internationalize, introvert, invalidate, invert, iodinate, ionate, islamize, isomerize, laicize, legitimate, lend, liberalize, lifehack, lift, liquefy, loosen, louden, lower, lubricate, magnetize, make, mark, masculinize, mechanize, militarize, mince, mix, morph, muddy, mythologize, nationalize, naturalize, nazify, neutralize, nick, normalize, obfuscate, obscure, occidentalize, officialize, opacify, opalize, opsonize, orientalize, ossify, outmode, oxidize, oxygenize, paganize, pall, parallel, patent, personalize, piggyback, plasticize, poison, polarize, politicize, port, professionalize, proof, prostrate, purify, put, radicalize, rarefy, rationalize, recombine, recommend, reconstruct, refine, reflate, reform, refresh, relax, remodel, restore, revolutionize, right, ripen, romanticize, round off, rusticate, sanitize, saponify, saturate, sauce, schematize, scramble, sensitize, sentimentalize, set, sexualize, shade, shake, shallow, shape, sharpen, shift, shorten, simplify, slenderize, smut, sober, socialize, soften, solemnize, solvate, spice, sputter, stabilize, stain, steepen, stiffen, still, straighten, strengthen, string, substitute, suburbanize, supercharge, supple, suspend, sweeten, switch, symmetrize, synchronize, tame, tender, tense, territorialize, thicken, think, tighten, tone down, touch, transaminate, transfigure, transform, transitivize, translate, transmute, transpose, turn, turn back, uglify, unclutter, uniformize, unite, unsanctify, unscramble, unsex, untie, untune, urbanize, validate, variegate, vascularize, ventilate, verbify, vesiculate, visualize, vitalize, vitrify, vivify, volatilize, vulgarise, warm, weaken, weaponize, wet, widen, worsen.

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Is the word "Ageing" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Ageing" has a maximum frequency of 1.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Ageing"?

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The word "Ageing" has 1 synonyms which are: old.

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