Age before beauty - When this idiom is used, it is a way of allowing an older person to do something first, though often in a slightly sarcastic way.
All ages and stripes - A shorthand for expressing a diversity of folks in a group
Come of age - When something comes of age it develops completely and reaches maturity. When someone comes of age, they reach adulthood or fulfill their potential.
Coon's age - (USA) A very long time, as in 'I haven't seen her in a coon's age!'
In a coon's age - A long time. Example: I haven't seen her in a coon's age.
In a dog's age - I you haven't done something in a dog's age, you haven't done it for a very long time.
Age, reverence for, 217.
"Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II" by Charles Upham
Of all the qualities of a great man of his age, he was only wanting in honesty.
"History of the Girondists, Volume I" by Alphonse de Lamartine
Thus mused Michelangelo, aged twenty-two.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 4 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
The progress of little Lewis was equal to that of most boys of his age.
"The Path of Duty, and Other Stories" by H. S. Caswell
He died from "old age," as we are told, in 1867, aged 94 years.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
His hair is white, his eyes blurred with age, but he's quite active tho' he does walk with a stick.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
The age he lived in was an age of selfish despots, treacherous generals, godless priests.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
But why keep alive and circulate as truth these animal legends of the prescientific ages?
"The Last Harvest" by John Burroughs
The Queen died about the age of seventy-six, as did King Edward at the same age, from grief and senility.
"Studies in Forensic Psychiatry" by Bernard Glueck
Everything that had age on its side was rejected because of its age.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
Mamma has bought a calendar,
And every single page
Has pictures on of little girls
'Most just about my age.
"Dorothy's Opinion" by Carolyn Wells
Since I have left Hy-Brasail,
Age has encompassed me,
She plucks me by the shoulder
And will not let me be.
"I Have Been To Hy-Brasail" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
And never in all ages,
Since John on Patmus wrote;
Have words been put on pages
As great as Lincoln spoke.
"The Angel Who Unfetter'd St. Peter" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Singer of songs, do you know
That youth is flying?
That age, at the lock of your life,
Will soon be prying?
"Fleeting Spring" by Frank Barbour Coffin
It was an age of babbling,
When the players would play
Mad with the wine and miracles
Of a charmed holiday.
"You And Yellow Air" by John Shaw Neilson
God reward them!
God bless them, it will help me in my age
But Sir! it will not pay me for my child!
"English Eclogues IV - The Sailor's Mother" by Robert Southey
The age-old treatment can help children of all ages.
Raising the age also would increase out-of-pocket medical costs for those ages 65 and 66.
"The deferral period will be gradually increased to ages 67 to 72, in parallel with the proposed age increases," says Service Canada.
Those under age 30 were most supportive, while a clear majority of those between the ages of 30 and 64 were opposed.
Age progression picture of what Brittanee Drexel may look like at age 20.
In countries around the world, people tend to get less happy up through about age 50 or so, and then rebound and get happier as they age .
These are all things that keep most restauranteurs from attempting the age old art of dry aging.
They have their MainStage, which is any age , and the Depot Studio, which also includes any age .
"Most Americans who are over the age of 35 are now significantly more likely to be obese than those who were that same age four years ago," it added.
I write about healthy aging , and dealing with aging loved ones.
Attitude About Aging Improves With Age.
The National Institute on Aging has awarded a five-year, $3 million grant to fund a new Latino Aging Research Center at UC Davis.
Experts in the field of aging services will discuss how proper nutrition can help maintain healthy aging on a limited budget.
Terrence Levon Nesmith, age 29, of Hemingway, S.C. Michael Hamilton Hatchell, age 69, of Conway, S.C.
An educated Scotch drinker may often choose a high-end, well-aged whisky as a drink of choice, but no age statement whiskys are causing debates about what makes a good drink in the Scotch industry.
Therefore one can approximately suppose that the earth age is the sum of the parent star or super-nova age before exploding and of the consequent age of the formed earth.
To the modification of methods of nuclear chronometry in astrophysics and geophysics
Currently, multiple age-dating techniques are being applied to clusters and other targets for which the age can be corroborated (e.g.
Temporal Variability of Stars and Stellar Systems
The ability to determine a kinematic age, as well as using other techniques such as computing an age based on their spectra, makes CSOs a good sample with which to study the evolution of AGN.
Identifying Compact Symmetric Objects from the VLBA Imaging and Polarization Survey
While this could in principle allow the X-ray data to be reconciled with a Salpeter IMF, for these two systems this would require the stellar light to be largely dominated by stars aged less than ∼8 Gyr, implying a very large bias on the measured age.
Hydrostatic Gas Constraints on Supermassive Black Hole Masses: Implications for Hydrostatic Equilibrium and Dynamical Modelling in a Sample of Early-Type Galaxies
For example, the average value of Age in query q1 is 42.5 (i.e., the average age of directors of Drama weighted by the number of directed movies).
Query Significance in Databases via Randomizations