Antonyms of INFANCY

Examples of usage:

  1. Our two eldest children died in their infancy: two are now living. "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus" by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. And what about those who die in infancy and- and you and me? "The Heart's Kingdom" by Maria Thompson Daviess
  3. He understood exactly what to do- as far as we could tell him: for the parachute is still almost in its infancy. "Men, Women and Guns" by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
  4. But Brendan's tenderest affection clung to the gentle nurse of his infancy; and to her, in after years, he frequently returned, to give or receive counsel and sympathy. "An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800" by Mary Frances Cusack
  5. There was a son who preceded me, and two daughters succeeded, but they all died in infancy, leaving me in effect the only offspring for my parents to cherish and educate. "Satanstoe" by James Fenimore Cooper
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