aged
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This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 4).
aged(
eyjd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (old)
a. anciano
An aged gentleman walked into the restaurant with his grandchildren.Un señor anciano entró en el restaurante con sus nietos.
b. viejo
The furniture is made of aged oak.Los muebles están hechos de roble viejo.
2. (culinary)
a. añejo
We sampled a couple of young tequilas and several aged tequilas on the distillery tour.Probamos un par de tequilas jóvenes y varios añejos en el recorrido por la destilería.
b. curado
Our aged cheddar cheese goes well with red wine.Nuestro queso cheddar curado se marida con vino tinto.
3. (of the age of)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
All unmarried men, aged 18 to 40, were called to enlist during World War I.En la Primera Guerra Mundial, fueron reclutados todos los hombres solteros de entre 18 y 40 años de edad.
The young adult club is for those who are aged 25 and under.El club de jóvenes adultos está pensado para gente de hasta 25 años.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (the elderly)
a. los ancianos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The health department recommends that the aged be immunized against the flu.El departamento de salud recomienda que los ancianos sean inmunizados contra la gripe.
b. las personas de la tercera edad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The aged are fond of Florida during the winter when their joints are more sensitive.A las personas de la tercera edad les gusta Florida durante el invierno cuando sus articulaciones están más sensibles.
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aged
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (of the age of)
a.
aged twentyde veinte años (de edad)
2. (old)
a. anciano(a)
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aged
adjective
1 [ˈeɪdʒɪd] (old) viejo; anciano
2 [eɪdʒd]
aged 15 de 15 años (de edad); que tiene 15 años
plural noun
[ˈeɪdʒɪd]
the aged los ancianos (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "aged"
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middle-aged
de mediana edad
middle-aged man
hombre de mediana edad
be aged
ser añejo
middle-aged people
personas de mediana edad
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