Definition of advancing adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ədˈvɑːnsɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ədˈvænsɪŋ//
advancing years/age
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used as a polite way of referring to the fact of time passing and of somebody growing older She is still very active, in spite of her advancing years.
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