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youth

youth

 
 
pronunciation:
yuth
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part of speech: noun
inflections: youth, youths
definition 1: the quality or state of being young.
The doctor's youth surprised her.
antonyms:
age
definition 2: the early stage or period of anything.
Women's professional basketball is still in its youth.
definition 3: the period between childhood and adulthood.
She was happy in her youth.
definition 4: young people as a group.
The youth of this country are our future.
antonyms:
aged
definition 5: any young person.
Some youths from the neighborhood offered to help the old couple.
similar words:
boy, juvenile, kid
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