English version

ripe old age

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishripe old ageripe old ageOLD/NOT YOUNG a) if you live to a ripe old age, you are very old when you die Eat less and exercise more if you want to live to a ripe old age. b) used to show that you find it surprising or impressive that someone is doing something or has achieved something at a very young age – used humorously She was put in charge at the ripe old age of twenty-nine. ripe
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at the ripe old age ofEx-wife Alana demonstrates that she's still out in front in the glamour stakes at the ripe old age of 43.
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