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Golden years   /gˈoʊldən jɪrz/   Listen
Golden years

The time of life after retirement from active work.

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"Golden years" Quotes from Famous Books

... age; oldness^ &c adj.; old age, advanced age, golden years; senility, senescence; years, anility^, gray hairs, climacteric, grand climacteric, declining years, decrepitude, hoary age, caducity^, superannuation; second childhood, second childishness; dotage; vale of years, decline of life, ...
— Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases: Body • Roget

... mysterious jewel whereof he Knows not the secret worth. And when at last The emerald stone in thy own hands thou hast, Itself shall guide thee whither thou would'st go— Ev'n to the land revealed of sleep, where no Grief comes to mar their music, neither sound Of sighing, while the golden years ...
— The Poems of William Watson • William Watson

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