middle-aged middle-aged

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being roughly between 45 and 65 years old

Usage(s):

  1. Teenage girls from middle-class families prostitute themselves for middle-aged men.
  2. He is mindful, of course, that he is not the ideal audience for this movie, being middle-aged and splenetic in nature.
  3. In fact, Me Talk Pretty sang an acoustic number that even the middle-aged couple enjoyed.

News

  1. Review: 'The Internship'

    “The Internship” is exactly what it seems to be, a comedy starring Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson, one that provides two or three opportunities to laugh and more than a few chances to feel a mild flutter of amusement. Along the way, the movie touches on a few things that are true and disturbing about today's economy, that middle-aged people are being cast into poverty as technology wipes out their ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: San Antonio Express-News

  2. Journey to Italy

    A marriage begins to crumble in this stylish 1954 drama from Roberto Rossellini by Al Hoff In Roberto Rossellini' s 1954 drama, a middle-aged English couple, Katherine (Ingrid Bergman) and Alex (George Sanders), travels to Naples to settle the estate of a dead relative. But perhaps because they are out of their comfort zone, the journey mostly illuminates the dissolution of their marriage. They ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh City Paper

  3. Gene Causing Fat Storage And Obesity Also Contributes To Memory Loss In Middle-Aged Adults, Ultimate Memory Developers ...

    A study sheds light on why obese middle-aged adults are more susceptible to memory loss than the non-obese. eReflect, maker of memory improvement software Ultimate Memory, recently discussed the results of this study and encourages people to take note of the implications. (PRWeb June 23, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10844326.htm
    on June 24, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "I think it was a pretty straightforward commentary that you probably don't need to handcuff a guy, a middle-aged man who uses a cane, who's in his own home," Obama told Moran in an interview set to air Thursday evening on "Nightline," excerpts...
    on Jul 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. In a guest column for Maureen Dowd in Sunday's New York Times, Colbert wrote: "I am not ready to announce yet - even though it's clear that the voters are desperate for a white, male, middle-aged, Jesus-trumpeting alternative."
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Stephen Colbert Source: Forbes

  3. "A middle-aged woman confronting being established as the queen, caught up in a holy war between Catholic Spain and Protestant England. The armada. The New World opening up, the unknown spirit of adventure. The fact that she's now become this iconic...
    on Oct 8, 2007 By: Geoffrey Rush Source: Washington Post

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