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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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They came of age at a time when everyone's lives could be viewed on social media, and music is accessed not in a record store but streamed on gadgets.
In 1983, Derek Freeman, an Australian anthropologist, systematically attacked Mead's conclusions about that culture and the way people came of age. The present volume analyzes the questions raised by Freeman.