forty-something


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forty-something

1. adjective Of an unspecified age in one's forties. He looks like he's in his 60s, but he's really just forty-something.
2. noun A person who is in their forties. Usually used in the plural. I felt really out of place being so young at a party of forty-somethings.
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And the final 20 minutes saw forty-something Dennis Mulholland come off the bench to face the side he used to manage.
A whole generation of thirty and forty-something lovers of nostalgia will also want to own the car they were too young for first time around.
Last year's winner Forty-something outsider Paul Goydos, steady as a rock on hitting fairways and holing putts, profited from late Charles Howell errors to grab his first tour title for 11 years, winning by a stroke from Howell and Luke Donald
Bryant-Woolridge's latest book gets off to an uncomfortable start, as Pia Jamison, a forty-something New York music video executive with a biological dock ticking like a time bomb, scares off dates by immediately announcing her intentions to use them to get pregnant.
You're seeing these graying forty-something Black men, tears in their eyes, throwing the Black power salute like the revolution has come back."
If some of the ladies aren't trying to pick me up, they're trying to marry me off to their forty-something daughters or their preteen grandchildren.
One of the few warm notes, a Beuys stag drawing, is a metaphor for the "grace" that, according to Assayas, his thirty- and forty-something characters seek.
Forty-something years old, well-educated, adviser to corporate titans and government leaders, Dyson has never voted.
Throughout it all the dance is lush, full-bodied, and makes few concessions to the performers' "maturity"--from forty-something to sixty-something.
Forty-something Rusty Jackson not only attends such events, she plans them.
A forty-something working mother, I've got too much to do and too little time to do it.
Or maybe a group of forty-something guys who constantly relive their days of youth?
Wes Bentley is his mentor James, a famous forty-something DJ full of alcohol and self-loathing.
Kafka is a religiously non-observant forty-something bachelor who is such a stubborn, dedicated policeman that he's willing to risk his career to get an answer.
The forty-something brunette acquired the multi-exposure corner condo in July 2005 for $975,000, and this is hardly her first time riding the real estate bronco with the property: Digital resources show she's had the apartment on and off the sales market since the spring of 2010, when it was listed for $999,000.