1. (an) advanced age

    高齢の old; aged

    • 彼は高齢だ
    • He is advanced in age./He is very old.
    • 彼は98歳の高齢まで生きた
    • He lived to the ripe old age of ninety-eight.
  1. 高齢化aging
    • 高齢化社会
    • an aging society
    • 日本の労働人口は急速に高齢化しつつある
    • Japan's work force is rapidly aging [getting older].
  1. 高齢者a person of advanced age;〔総称〕the aged
    • 後期高齢者医療(制度)
    • a medical insurance (system [program]) for people aged 75 or older(▼2008年4月より)
  1. 高齢者介護nursing care for the elderly
  1. 高齢者差別ageism, agism; age discrimination
  1. 高齢者パワーgray power
  1. 高齢出産late child-bearing
  1. 高齢ドライバーan elderly driver