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SENILE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does senile mean? 

SENILE (adjective)
  The adjective SENILE has 1 sense:

1. mentally or physically infirm with age

  Familiarity information: SENILE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SENILE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Mentally or physically infirm with age

Synonyms:

doddering; doddery; gaga; senile

Context example:

his mother was doddering and frail

Similar:

old ((used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age)


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