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See definition of geriatric on Dictionary.com
  • as inold
  • as insenior citizen

synonyms for geriatric

  • aged
  • ancient
  • decrepit
  • elderly
  • gray
  • mature
  • tired
  • venerable
  • fossil
  • senior
  • versed
  • veteran
  • along in years
  • broken down
  • debilitated
  • enfeebled
  • exhausted
  • experienced
  • getting on
  • gray-haired
  • grizzled
  • hoary
  • impaired
  • inactive
  • infirm
  • matured
  • not young
  • olden
  • oldish
  • over the hill
  • past one's prime
  • seasoned
  • senile
  • skilled
  • superannuated
  • wasted
See also synonyms for: geriatrics

antonyms for geriatric

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  • new
  • young
  • youthful
  • green
  • inexperienced
  • contemporary
  • current
  • fresh
  • late
  • modern
  • recent
  • up-to-date
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    How to use geriatric in a sentence

    The geriatric guise is the latest instance of people trying to cut the line to get vaccinated from the deadly virus.
    TWO YOUNG WOMEN IN FLORIDA ‘DRESSED UP AS GRANNIES’ TO GET VACCINATED, HEALTH OFFICIAL SAYSMERYL KORNFIELDFEBRUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Loss of eggs and risks to pregnancy happen gradually over time, not all at once, but 35 is when doctors begin calling pregnancies “geriatric” to reflect increased risks.
    DATA SHOW MORE WOMEN ARE FREEZING THEIR EGGS DURING THE PANDEMIC, DEFYING DOCTORS’ EXPECTATIONSELIANA DOCKTERMANJANUARY 13, 2021TIME
    Other members said they were reassured by the support of the recommendation from geriatric medicine specialists.
    HEALTH-CARE WORKERS AND NURSING HOME RESIDENTS SHOULD BE THE FIRST TO GET CORONAVIRUS VACCINES, CDC ADVISORY GROUP SAYSLENA H. SUN, ISAAC STANLEY-BECKERDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    Other members said they were reassured by the support of the recommendation from specialists in geriatric medicine.
    HEALTH-CARE WORKERS WILL BE VACCINATED FIRST. FOR NOW, THEY’RE HANDLING A SURGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS.ARIANA EUNJUNG CHA, LENNY BERNSTEIN, LENA H. SUN, JOSE DEL REALDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    Barry Lowenthal, CEO of The Media Kitchen, backed that claim but emphasized that, in describing HuffPost’s audience as older, “I’m not talking geriatric.”
    ‘CONTEXT REALLY MATTERS AGAIN’: HOW BUZZFEED’S HUFFPOST ACQUISITION CAN HELP THE COMBINED COMPANY’S AD SALES PITCHTIM PETERSONNOVEMBER 30, 2020DIGIDAY
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