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senior citizen

This page is about the euphemism senior citizen

Meaning

an old person

For example

  • Grandma loves playing cards with her friends at the Senior Citizens Centre.

  • Old people are put in special places for "senior citizens" if their families don't want them.

Quick Quiz

Senior citizens are people who

a. have lived a long time

b. have a senior position

c. have special citizenship

Contributor: Matt Errey