not getting any younger

not getting any younger

Getting older each day; running out of time or ability to do everything a young person can do. I decided to move home. My brother needs constant care since his accident, and my parents aren't getting any younger. I used to be able to do that hike in the morning and still have energy for an evening run—I'm not getting any younger, that's for sure!
See also: any, get, not, young

not be getting any ˈyounger

(spoken) be getting older: I can’t possibly walk all the way to the beach — I’m not getting any younger, you know.
See also: any, get, not, young
References in classic literature ?
Mr Pickering's rare interviews with his subconscious self had happened until now almost entirely in the small hours of the night, when it had popped out to remind him, as he lay sleepless, that all flesh was grass and that he was not getting any younger.
Manong is not getting any younger so I've been telling him to dress that way so he'll feel younger,' said Pasaol with a laugh.
Everyone, especially those who are not getting any younger like me, should know when to stop and rest.
I'm not getting any younger and I know there's not too many chances left, so tomorrow's match is vitally important.
Definitely, I'm not getting any younger but I'm really enjoying the challenge itself and the people that I'm around," he added.
Aiden, he's not getting any younger obviously, but he's found something in him that is just has clicked.
He said, "I am not getting any younger, and the best time to sell is at the top".
He said:"I'm not getting any younger so I'm not ever going to be faster.
I'm now coming to the point in my life when I'm not getting any younger and want to take our relationship further than just being boyfriend and girlfriend.
La Estrella turns 13 on Friday and Queally went on: "He's not getting any younger, but if he is at his best he would have a good chance.
Another guardian of the faith, current chairman Bill Kenwright, is not getting any younger.
I'm not getting any younger, so winning the quad is going to make a huge difference to me - and my sheepdogs, who can travel on the back
It's the hardest bit for him, he's not getting any younger, but if he does break it, it will be a pleasure to shake his hand and say well done.
He said: "Seeing as I'm not getting any younger, I thought wouldn't it be mad, to ask County if I could be mascot for the Harrogate game - why should the kids have all the fun?
I'm not getting any younger so you wonder how many performances like that you have left in you.