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Remitting

Synonyms:

giving, abating, absolution, absolve, acquittal, authorise, authorize, avoid, bear, behave.
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Correct spelling:
older
Definition:
older brother or sister; " big sister"

Synonyms:

adjective
adult
mature.
all
old, older.
most senior
earlier, elder, eldest, first, former, lower, preceding, prior, senior, first-born, of a former period, of an earlier time.
noun
elder
earlier, first, lower, preceding, prior, sooner, first-born, having come before, less young, more aged, more ancient, more antiquated, more antique, not so new, of a former period, of an earlier time, of an earlier vintage, of the greater age.
older
aged, big, elder, elderly, experienced, old, senior, sr..
Examples of usage:
  1. The older of the young men laughed good- naturedly. – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  2. How would he look when he was thirty years older? – A Man's Hearth by Eleanor M. Ingram
  3. I'm a good deal older than you are. – The Motor Maid by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  4. This he can the better do, as the superior experience of the older students in all the regulations of University life, and in particular in the best laying out of his course of study, are of the greatest service to him. – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt
  5. We should find that a large number of the inventions which we use every day belong to the set of things older than Columbus. – Introductory American History by Henry Eldridge Bourne Elbert Jay Benton

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