golden years

golden years
the time of life after retirement from active work
Hypernyms: ↑time of life

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the years of retirement, normally after age 65.

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noun [plural]
: the late years in someone's life : the time of life when someone is old

My grandparents were active well into their golden years. [=old age]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Golden Years — «Golden Years» Сингл Дэвида Боуи из альбома Station to Station Сторона «Б» Can You Hear Me? Выпущен 21 ноября, 1975 …   Википедия

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  • golden years — noun plural Date: 1964 the advanced years in a lifetime < active well into their golden years > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • golden years — gold′en years n. pl. cvb the years of retirement, normally after age 65 …   From formal English to slang

  • golden years — the years of retirement, normally after age 65. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Golden Years (TV programme) — Golden Years was a 1998 television comedy one off sitcom episode starring the British The Office and Extras star Ricky Gervais. Gervais played the main character who had a David Bowie obsession.External links*… …   Wikipedia

  • Golden Years (song) — Infobox Single Name = Golden Years Artist = David Bowie from Album = Station to Station B side = Can You Hear Me Released = 17 November 1975 Format = 7 single Recorded = Cherokee Studios, Hollywood, October 1975 Genre = Funk, Soul Length = 3:22… …   Wikipedia