adolescent
Pronunciation
  • enPR: ăd'əlĕsʹənt, IPA: /ˌædəˈlɛsənt/
Adjective

adolescent

  1. Of, relating to, or undergoing adolescence; immature. -n An adolescent boy or girl : TEEN-AGER.
    • Schools, unless discipline were doubly strong, / Detain their adolescent charge too long.
Translations Noun

adolescent (plural adolescents)

  1. A person who is in adolescence; someone who has reached puberty but is not yet an adult.
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