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be pushing (an age)
To be approaching a particular age. I was never sore after my workouts until I was pushing 40.
See also: pushing
Very quickly. We need to drive like sixty in order to get there on time!
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be on the ˌright/ˌwrong side of ˈ40, ˈ50, etc.(informal, often humorous) be younger/older than 40, 50, etc: ‘How old is she?’ ‘On the wrong side of forty, I’d say.’
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