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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.
antonyms:
age
definition 2: the early stage or period of anything.
This wine's youth makes it undrinkable.
antonyms:
maturity, old age
definition 3: the period between childhood and adulthood.
She was happy in her youth.
definition 4: young people collectively.
antonyms:
aged
similar words:
young
definition 5: any young person, esp. a young male.
antonyms:
oldster
similar words:
boy, juvenile, kid
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