the most flourishing period in the history of a nation, literature, etc.
2. Classical Mythology.
the first and best of the four ages of humankind; an era of peace
and innocence that finally yielded to the silver age.
3. (usually initial capital letters)
a period in Latin literature, 70 b.c. to a.d. 14, in which
Cicero, Catullus, Horace, Vergil, Ovid, and others wrote; the first phase of classical Latin. Compare silver age ( def 2 )
the period in life after middle age, traditionally characterized by wisdom, contentment, and useful leisure.
the age at which a person normally retires.