- of a certain age
- (someone) of a certain age
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.
New idioms dictionary. 2014.
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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. As of July 8, 2011 (2011 07… … Wikipedia