Definition of Adolescent in English :
Define Adolescent in English
Adolescent meaning in English
Meaning of Adolescent in English
Pronunciation of Adolescent in English
Adolescent pronunciation in English
Pronounce Adolescent in Englishsee synonyms of adolescent
a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent
Example Sentences:'adolescent problems'
being of the age 13 through 19
Example Sentences:'teenage mothers''the teen years'
displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity
Example Sentences:'adolescent insecurity''jejune responses to our problems''their behavior was juvenile''puerile jokes'
in the state of development between puberty and maturity
Example Sentences:'adolescent boys and girls'
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