Definitions

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  • n. The condition of being an elderly woman; the time during which a woman is elderly.
  • n. The elderly stage of a female Wiccan witch (compared with the Crone aspect of the Goddess).

Etymologies

crone +‎ -hood (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Faced with the shock of prosaicness, I intend to view the dearth of wildness in my life as a promise of nascent maturity, rather than the onset of cronehood.

    Qwaider Planet

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