Meaning of ageist in English:


Pronunciation /ˈeɪdʒɪst/

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(also US agist)
  • Characterized by or showing prejudice or discrimination on the grounds of a person's age.

    ‘a lot of ageist jokes about not being able to use technology’
    • ‘there is nothing ageist about this’


(also US agist)
  • A person with ageist views.

    • ‘critics who contend that her age is an issue have been dismissed as ageists who are out of touch with the times’