Etymology
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oldness (n.)

"old age, decrepitude; great age, antiquity; the state of being old," Old English ealdnysse; see old + -ness.

updated on August 19, 2019

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Definitions of oldness from WordNet

oldness (n.)
the opposite of youngness;
oldness (n.)
the quality of being old; the opposite of newness;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.