feel (one's) age

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feel (one's) age

To realize or be reminded that one is aging, usually because one is experiencing the negative effects of the aging process. My joints are so sore—I'm really feeling my age these days.
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feel your age

become aware that you are growing older and less energetic.
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ˌfeel your ˈage

realize from your physical condition, opinion, views, etc. that you are getting old: He’s not as energetic as he used to be — beginning to feel his age, I suppose.Listening to this rap music really makes me feel my age.
See also: age, feel
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You are the semicolons in my life, a pause to feel my age.
She previously told Glamour magazine: "I've lived a very big life, and I don't feel my age, and I feel like I was born to be a mother.
He said: "I don't feel my age and people always tell me I don't look it either.
Yes, because I don't feel my age, except for the occasional twinge.
A WONDERFUL LIFE I'm 64, but don't feel my age For nearly 50 long years I've been earning a wage But come next April when I'm 65 I will be packing it all in No more work from eight 'til five No early rises, when I retire I can lie in my bed, until I so desire I think it's about time That I was put out to grass I can't wait to spend most of the day Just relaxing on my a___
I don't mind being the oldest jockey in the weighing room, someone's got to be, but I don't feel my age and that's what really counts.
Mind you, I am also wondering if this was a stunt aimed at making an old guy like me feel my age.
Quite honestly, I don't feel my age and I'd rather just forget about 'celebrating' it.
These days I am not so mobile and I find it hard sometimes to get myself going, as now and again I do feel my age, which is not surprising.
That's when I feel my age, because I know in a couple of years, I'll have figured out all that stuff about how to just be.
I certainly don't feel my age," said Williams, who normally doesn't feel anything until around noon, when he goes for a lie-down.
I actually didn't know how to answer that question to be honest, but there are some mornings I feel twenty years old, and some mornings I feel my age," Contactmusic quoted him as saying.
It was a magical effort and the Wales and Lions wing insists: "I don't feel my age.
I'm with three young people and they've got wonderful energy and can go out dancing and have a wonderful time and be fine, and I do feel my age.
He said: "I know I can't go on forever but I don't feel my age.