Young synonyms

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The definition of childish is a person or thing that is silly, immature, like a child or directed at children.
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Characterized by or expressing gentle emotions; loving:
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Intended for or including youthful persons:
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Of, relating to, or undergoing adolescence.
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Like or characteristic of a child; innocent, trusting, etc.
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Inexperienced
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Immature; undeveloped
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Reaching or having recently reached puberty.
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Immature or childish
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Marked by or suggesting a lack of normal maturity:
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Simple; naive; unsophisticated
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Inexperienced or untrained:
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In the early portion of life
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Becoming young; growing youthful
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In the early portion of life
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Thriving; flourishing
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Like or characteristic of a maiden; modest, gentle, etc.
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Young; possessing youth; not yet old or mature
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An affectionate term for anything.
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(In compounds, chiefly in genealogy) Junior. (See also the heraldic term cadency.)
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Having existed or lived for the specified time.
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United States civil rights leader (1921-1971)
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Being in an early developmental stage:
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Showing the marked deterioration often accompanying old age, esp. mental impairment characterized by confusion, memory loss, etc.
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Having had long experience, practice, or service.
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Characteristic of an expert.
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Skilled or knowledgeable as the result of active participation or practice:
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Immature, especially in being silly or trivial; childish.
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(Law) Inferior in rank. A puisne justice of a court is a judge other than the chief justice.
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Springlike; fresh, warm, and mild
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Of, characteristic of, or proper to a virgin; maidenly
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A construction or form in the active voice.
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All the children in a family
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A callow or teneral phase of an insect or other arthropod, typically shortly after ecdysis, while the skin still is hardening, the colours have not yet become stable, and as a rule, before the animal is able to move effectively.
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(Computing) A data item, process or object which has a subservient or derivative role relative to another data item, process or object.
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(Figuratively) An immature, naïve and/or inexperienced person.
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The early part:
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A grassy area located usually at the center of a city or town and set aside for common use; a common.
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A very young human being, from birth to somewhere between six months and two years of age, needing almost constant care and/or attention.
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A person who is below the legal age of responsibility or accountability.
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(Australia) A kind of light beer.
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A neonate.
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Offspring is defined as a human child or animal child, or the children of a family for many years.
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(Archaic) A youth in the state of adolescence, or just passing from boyhood to manhood; a lad.
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A succulent plant
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An infant that is still being breastfed (being suckled) by its mother.
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A person of remarkable talent or ability who achieves great success or acclaim at an early age.
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To rejuvenate is to restore, or to make someone or something look younger or fresher.
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(Uncountable) Absorbent material used in an animal's litter tray
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(Uncountable) The quality or state of being young.
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In the early portion of life
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In the early portion of life
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That grows.
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In the early portion of life
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A likeness to an infant being cradled in the arms of a parent or caretaker.
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(Idiomatic) short; especially relating to when the subject was a small child
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Not educated; ignorant or illiterate.
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The definition of subordinate is someone who is lower in rank to another or subject to another's control.
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Inexperienced
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Inexperienced
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Characteristic or expressive of recent times or the present; contemporary or up-to-date:
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Done, made, etc. just before the present time; modern; new
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Having reached the age of:
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Lacking worldly experience and understanding, especially:
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Conforming to the current styles or trends; stylish:
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Of or happening at puberty
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Composed of adults:
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Comparative form of old: more old, elder, senior
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The definition of a parent is a mother or father.
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Not previously tested.
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(Law) Not tried in court.
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United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877)
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United States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)
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United States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)
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English poet (1683-1765)
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United States jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959)
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United States jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959)
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British physicist and Egyptologist; he revived the wave theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of color vision; he also played an important role in deciphering the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone (1773-1829)
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United States civil rights leader (1921-1971)
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United States film and television actress (1913-2000)
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Resembling a boy.
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(Printing) Set below the normal line of type; subscript.
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Of a witness, that he or she is not permitted to testify, on the grounds that his or her testimony is not relevant or is subject to some other disqualification.
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Of, like, or suitable to a girl or girlhood
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Resembling a girl.
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A relative or family member:
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Of, like, or fit for a boy or boys
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Synonym Study

  • Adolescent applies to one in the period between puberty and maturity and especially suggests the awkwardness, emotional instability, etc. of this period adolescent yearnings
  • Puerile implies reference to adults who unbecomingly display the immature qualities of a child puerile petulance
  • Juvenile applies to that which relates to, is suited to, or is intended for young persons juvenile delinquency, behavior, books, etc.
  • Youthful applies to one who is, or appears to be, in the period between childhood and maturity or to that which is appropriate to such a person a youthful executive, youthful hopes
  • young blood
  • Young is the general word for one in an early period of life and variously connotes the vigor, strength, immaturity, etc. of this period a young child, man, etc.
Find another word for young. In this page you can discover 110 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for young, like: childish, tender, junior, adolescent, childlike, tenderfoot, unfledged, pubescent, juvenile, immature and untutored.