Adjective "Ageist" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Ageist


    Definition:

    1. discrimination against persons of a certain age group.

    2. a tendency to regard older persons as debilitated, unworthy of attention, or unsuitable for employment.

    Origin:
    ageism

    Examples:

    "ways can be ageist."

    "views can be ageist."