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graybeard

Noun

1 a man who is very old [syn: old man, greybeard, Methuselah]
2 a stoneware drinking jug with a long neck; decorated with a caricature of Cardinal Bellarmine (17th century) [syn: bellarmine, longbeard, long-beard]

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English

Noun

  1. Alternative spelling of greybeard.

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Father Time, Methuselah, Nestor, Old Paar, centenarian, dotard, elder, gaffer, geezer, golden-ager, gramps, grandfather, grandsire, gray-headed person, grayhair, grisard, nonagenarian, octogenarian, old chap, old codger, old dog, old duffer, old geezer, old gent, old gentleman, old man, old party, old-timer, older, oldster, pantaloon, patriarch, presbyter, senior citizen, septuagenarian, sexagenarian, the quiet-voiced elders, venerable sir, veteran
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