Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A growing old; the state of becoming old.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The great mass of curiously simple yet most striking structures that girdle the summit of the rock and form the platform beneath the church, though built at different times, have joined in one consenescence and now present the appearance of one of those cities that dwell in the imagination when reading of "many tower'd Camelot" or the turreted walls of fairyland.

    Normandy, Illustrated, Complete

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  • Oh, if only I could claim to have coined the term. But no, I just like it. ;-)

    March 2, 2007

  • Growing old together.

    What a nice word. Thanks reesetee!

    March 2, 2007