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golden years

plural noun
1.
the years of retirement, normally after age 65.
Origin of golden years
1950-1955
1950-55
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Contemporary definitions for golden-years
noun

the time after one's retirement

Examples

They volunteered to do archaeological fieldwork in their golden years.

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