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  Words related to adolescent

Related / Similar Words: stripling, teenager, jejune, juvenile, puerile, teen, teenage, teenaged

 

Definition:
  • a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity;
  • in the state of development between puberty and maturity; "adolescent boys and girls";
  • displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity; "adolescent insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes";
  • being of the age 13 through 19; "teenage mothers"; "the teen years";
  • relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent; "adolescent problems";

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    Hyponyms: chebab, mod, pachuco, punk rocker, punk, rocker, young buck, young man

     

    Pertainyms: adolescence

     

    Derivational Morphology: adolesce

     

     
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