autumn

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Related to autumnal: autumnal equinox

(one's) autumn years

The time period near the end of one's life. Now that you're retired from work, how do you plan to spend your autumn years?
See also: autumn, year

autumn years

  (literary)
the later years of a person's life, especially after they have stopped working He spent his autumn years surrounded by family and friends.
See also: autumn, year