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teen, teenager, stripling, adolescent
n. a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
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adolescent
adj. in the state of development between puberty and maturity; "adolescent boys and girls"
puerile, juvenile, jejune, adolescent
adj. displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity; "adolescent insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes"
teenaged, teenage, teen, adolescent
adj. being of the age 13 through 19; "teenage mothers"; "the teen years"
adolescent
adj. relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent; "adolescent problems"
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sonny boy, sonny, laddie, lad, cub
n. a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)
schoolboy
n. a boy attending school
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embryonal, embryologic, embryonic
adj. of an organism prior to birth or hatching; "in the embryonic stage"; "embryologic development"
inchoative
adj. beginning to develop; "inchoative stages"
larval
adj. immature of its kind; especially being or characteristic of immature insects in the newly hatched wormlike feeding stage; "larval societies"; "larval crayfishes"; "the larval stage"
prepubertal, prepubescent
adj. (especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty; often marked by accelerated growth
prepupal
adj. of an inactive stage in the development of some insects, between the larval and the pupal stages; "the prepupal stage"
pubescent
adj. (of animals especially human beings) having arrived at the onset of puberty (the age at which sex glands become functional) but not yet fully mature; "the budding breasts of a pubescent girl and the downy chin of pubescent boy"
pupal
adj. of the insects in the chrysalis (cocoon) or post larval stage; "the pupal stage"
unformed
adj. not yet fully formed; "unformed still in body and mind"
babyish
adj. characteristic of a baby; "babyish tears and petulance"
infantile, childish
adj. indicating a lack of maturity; "childish tantrums"; "infantile behavior"
callow, inexperienced, unsophisticated, naive
adj. lacking practical experience or training
infant, baby
adj. (used of living things esp persons) in an early period of life, development, or growth
boylike, schoolboyish, boyish
adj. befitting or characteristic of a young boy; "a boyish grin"; "schoolboyish pranks"
childly, childlike
adj. befitting a young child; "childlike charm"
early
adj. expected in the near future; "look for an early end to the negotiations"
formative
adj. susceptible to alteration by development and experience; "formative years"
schoolgirlish, girlish
adj. befitting or characteristic of a young girl; "girlish charm"; "a dress too schoolgirlish for office wear"
junior
adj. including or intended for youthful persons; "a junior sports league"; "junior fashions"
little
adj. small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context); "a nice little job"; "bless your little heart"; "my dear little mother"; "a sweet little deal"; "I'm tired of your petty little schemes"; "filthy little tricks"; "what a nasty little situation"
newborn
adj. recently born; "a newborn infant"
puppylike, puppyish
adj. characteristic of a puppy
tender
adj. young and immature; "at a tender age"
youngish
adj. somewhat young
young, vernal, youthful
adj. suggestive of youth; vigorous and fresh; "he is young for his age"
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grownup, adult
n. a fully developed person from maturity onward
mature
adj. having reached full natural growth or development; "a mature cell"
mature
adj. characteristic of maturity; "mature for her age"
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