- adj.上了年纪的; 过了中年的; 较老的;
arrangers of care services for the elderly
the costs of health care for the elderly
a report on the unmet needs of elderly people
We usually think of a victim of mugging as being someone elderly.
One elderly man sat morosely at the bar.
Some of those artillery pieces look a little elderly.
An elderly woman, arms crossed, sang the descant.
In the next booth along he could see an elderly lady, talking volubly.
There was further evidence of grey consumer power last week, when Ford revealed a car designed with elderly people in mind.
The elderly live in fear of assault and murder.
It is legally possible for an elderly person to nominate someone to act for them, should they become incapable of looking after themselves.
Many of the elderly are on medication.
She took them to visit her sedate, elderly cousins.
The elderly relative had died of old age.
An elderly person may nap during the day and then sleep only five hours a night.
Elderly people are told that if they want to keep their minds nimble, they must use them.
It occurs in elderly men, apparently as part of the ageing process.
Frampton struck out blindly, hitting not Waddington, but an elderly man.
The elderly diplomat came to Lanny's support.
The lack of facilities for elderly people has cast doubts on the whole of the redevelopment scheme.
It was a strange conjunction — the prim serious young Queen and the elderly, cynical Whig.
那是奇特的组合——古板严肃的年轻女王和上了年纪 、 玩世不恭的维新党成员相组合.
Some people looking after elderly parents have trouble with the role reversal involved.
It will be marketed as a tonic for the elderly.
That elderly gentleman was exceedingly on the jump , as nervous as a man well could be.
He is an elderly gentleman who had had a cataract operation.
The committee needs to be shaken out to get rid of some of the elderly members.
The local government listed him as an elderly person of no family.
He is an elderly man, about sixty.
She is an elderly woman whose brio astounds everyone.
When your elderly relative needs to enter some sort of long-term care facility—a moment few parents or children approach without fear—what you would like is to have everything made clear.
An elderly person who describes herself as in poor health, therefore, might be no less depressed in assisted -86 living ( ' , even if her children preferred it) than in a nursing home.
Young people do less cooking at home than the elderly these days.
So it makes sense that the elderly should be routinely screened for new tumors — or doesn't it?
While such vigilant（警觉的）tracking of cancer is a good thing in general, researchers are increasingly questioning whether all of this testing is necessary for the elderly
A recent study suggests that doctors start to make more objective decisions about who will truly benefit from screening- especially considering the explosion of the elderly that will soon swell our population.
That means making some difficult decisions with elderly patients, and going against the misguided belief that when it comes to health care, more is always better
Why do doctors recommend routine cancer screening for elderly people?
The elderly are more sensitive about their health
The elderly are in greater danger of tumor growth.
How do some researchers now look at routine cancer screening for the elderly
elderly British diners
While elderly people tend to sleep for fewer hours than they did when they were younger, this has a(n) negative effect on their brain's performance and they would benefit from getting more, according to research
In what way do elderly people benefit from their contact with nature?
When people care for an elderly relative, they often do not use available community services such as adult daycare centers.
Researchers have found that caring for the elderly can be a very positive experience
The elderly appreciated the care and attention they received.
Social workers and experts on aging offer caregivers and potential caregivers help when arranging for the care of an elderly relative
Why are adult children more likely to use community services to help care for elderly parents?
I have an elderly mother and I'm worried about her going on a plane.
Present budget policies tax parents heavily to support the elderly.
To encourage the young to take care of the elderly
Most of the elderly people he interviewed said they had supportive and friendly dealings and got along well or very well with their sisters and brothers.
All around her, people were suffering, especially the elderly.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Already well over 400 of the total of 6, 800 languages are close to extinction, with only a few elderly speakers left.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
It can do things such as reminding an elderly family member to take medicine or taking family photos.
2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Little kids and the elderly are the ones who have suffered the most from this extreme heat wave.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文
Local teenagers bringing clothing to elderly people.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
Teenagers climbed dozens of flights of stairs to deliver water and food to elderly people trapped in powerless high-rise buildings.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The elderly were free from suffering.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
They offer special service to the elderly.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 选项
Walking through the rooms and talking with the owners, a nice elderly couple, we felt the warmth and happiness of the marriage within that home.
2015年高考英语天津卷 完形填空 原文收起真题例句
1. advanced in years; (`aged' is pronounced as two syllables);
"aged members of the society"
"elderly residents could remember the construction of the first skyscraper"