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Synonyms for age

years

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a long time

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  • a second
  • a moment
  • an instant
  • a short time
  • a flash
  • a little while
  • a split second
  • no time at all
  • a jiffy
  • two shakes of a lamb's tail
  • the twinkling or wink of an eye

a long time or while

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grow old

come of age

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a particular time notable for its distinctive characteristics

a long time

to grow old

to bring or come to full development

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A Rebel Comes of Age is about social justice, activism, and confrontation, and it uses the character of a teen who becomes involved in 'occupy' politics and issues to neatly translate the process by which the personal becomes political and the individual becomes a symbol of community involvement and activism.
Jamie Comes Of Age is a young adult novel and sequel to Jamie's Journey: An Early American Adventure.
When a barrel of the rich, amber-colored whiskey comes of age it is sampled to make sure it has the characteristics needed to be considered for this elite distinction.
An Emerging Model for Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance Services Comes of Age
Meanwhile, young Cissy comes of age, forging her own identity by exploring local caves with a pair of older girls, Jean and Mim, who turn out to be lovers (the suggestion is that Cissy's desire will turn to women, too).