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Adolescent

Ad`o`les´cent   Pronunciation: ăd`ô`lĕs´sent
a.1.Growing; advancing from childhood to maturity.
Schools, unless discipline were doubly strong,
Detain their adolescent charge too long.
- Cowper.
n.1.A youth.
Noun1.Adolescentadolescent - a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
Synonyms: stripling, teenager
Adj.1.adolescent - relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent; "adolescent problems"
2.adolescent - being of the age 13 through 19; "teenage mothers"; "the teen years"
Synonyms: teen, teenage, teenaged
3.adolescent - displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity; "adolescent insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes"
Synonyms: jejune, juvenile, puerile
4.adolescent - in the state of development between puberty and maturity; "adolescent boys and girls"
at half cock, baby, callow, fledgling, green, half-baked, half-cocked, half-grown, hopeful, ill-digested, impubic, infant, junior, juvenal, juvenile, maturescent, minor, nubile, pubescent, raw, sapling, slip, sprig, stripling, teenager, teener, teenybopper, underripe, unfledged, ungrown, unmellowed, unripe, unseasoned, young hopeful, young person, younger, youngest, youngling, youngster, youth
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