Young people considered as a group.
The quality or condition of being juvenile; youthfulness.
The period during which one is under legal age.
A transitional period of development between an initial or early phase and an established or mature phase:
More generally used to describe a person prior to the age of majority.
The definition of maturity is adulthood, or is the state of being fully developed, or the time when a note is due and payable.
The definition of childish is a person or thing that is silly, immature, like a child or directed at children.
The definition of immature is something that isn’t fully grown or developed.
A deterioration of mental faculties associated with aging.
The stage of physical development when secondary sex characteristics develop and sexual reproduction first becomes possible: in common law, the age of puberty is generally fixed at fourteen for boys and twelve for girls
Of or having to do with infants or infancy
An instance of this
Not interesting; dull:
Immature, especially in being silly or trivial; childish.
All of a person's descendants
A child or children of a parent or parents:
Books for children
The quality or state of being pubescent
Childish behavior in an adult, especially as a symptom of mental illness.
Find another word for childhood. In this page you can discover 46 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for childhood, like: growing years, nursery days, early years, babyhood, youth, juvenility, nonage, adolescence, tender age, infancy and teens.