Part of speech:
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.
Of or having to do with infants or infancy
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
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:
An instance of this
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: nursery days, growing years, early years, youth, juvenility, babyhood, nonage, pediatrics, minority, tender age and adolescence.