of a certain age

of a certain age
(someone) of a certain age humorous used to avoid saying that a person, usually a woman, is no longer young but is not yet old.

It's a clothes boutique which caters for women of a certain age.

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  • of a certain age — phrasal : past youth but yet not old a lady of a certain age Crabb Robinson * * * of a certain ˈage idiom if you talk about a person being of a certain age, you mean that they are no longer young but not yet old • The show appeals to an audience… …   Useful english dictionary

  • of a certain age — phrasal of a somewhat advanced age ; no longer young < remembered by people of a certain age > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • d'un certain âge — foreign term Etymology: French of a certain age ; no longer young …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • D'un certain âge — ● D un certain âge se dit de quelqu un qui n est plus jeune …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • of a certain age — who are not young. Adults of a certain age might want to spend a couple of hundred dollars more for a larger monitor that will be much easier on their eyes. Usage notes: used to avoid saying middle aged or old …   New idioms dictionary

  • of a certain age — in a particular age, not very young …   English contemporary dictionary

  • under a certain age — A status terminating when the person passes the anniversary of such age. Anno: 73 ALR2d 874, 875 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Men of a Certain Age — Genre Comedy drama Created by Mike Royce Ray Romano Starring Ray Romano Andre Braugher Scott Bakula Lil JJ Lisa Gay Hamilton …   Wikipedia

  • Men of a Certain Age — Género Comedia dramática País de origen Estados Unidos Producción Dirección Scott Winant Emisión Cadena original TNT (canal de TV) …   Wikipedia Español

  • List of Men of a Certain Age episodes — The following is a list of episodes from the TNT dramedy Men of a Certain Age. The series premiered on December 7, 2009. The series was renewed for a second season, which debuted on December 6, 2010.[1] As of July 8, 2011 (2011 07… …   Wikipedia