the big (number)-o

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the big (number)-o

An age ending in zero, used especially when one turns that age on one's birthday. So, you're turning the big three-o tomorrow! How are you feeling about it? My mom's going to be the big six-o this summer, so we're planning a big family vacation to mark the occasion.
See also: big

the big — -o

used to denote an age ending in a zero, especially as marked by a landmark birthday. informal
See also: big
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It could be because I am heading towards the big 5-0, so entering 'mid life' and therefore questioning anything and everything, or simply because I am naturally nosey!
The ageless Dawn Zulueta hit the big 5-0 sans any lament about old age.
THE BIG 5-0 Hearts striker Naismith is desperate to win his 50th cap and a place in Hall of Fame
Mark Gonzales, Jeff Grosso and Tony Hawk will all turn the big 5-0, proving that although age is just a number, none of us thought we would ever get here.
"I'm trying to think of a way to say it without swearing," the singer says with a giggle, when asked how she's feeling about approaching the big 5-0 on May 28.
Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher is racing towards the big 5-0 and, outwardly, is still the ultimate rock'n'roll star sneering at the world.
Though he is closing in on the Big 5-0, Steve Sxwithul'txw has taken participatory sports journalism to a new level.
Dutch National Ballet hits the big 5-0 this year but is keeping things fresh.
King Abdullah II of Jordan turns 50 today HM King Abdullah turns the big 5-0, a birthday he shares with his seven-year-old son!
Another way HIMSS is acknowledging the big 5-0 is by adding two new items to the show: the Social Media Center and the RFID and RTLS Showcase.
Worry and stress also decline after boomers hit the big 5-0.
Simon however seems to be in denial about turning the big 5-0.
She may hit the big 5-0 in the film but Samantha has upped the stakes.