Complete Definition of "youth"

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English

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Etymology
OE. geoguþ|ġeoguþ, from West Germanic *juwunþ-, from a Germanic base corresponding to young + -th. Cognate with Dutch jeugd, German Jugend.

Pronunciation
IPA|/ju:θ/
audio|en-us-youth.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-uËθ|-uËθ

Noun
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  1. uncountable The quality or state of being young.
  2. uncountable The part of life following childhood; the period of existence preceding maturity or age; the whole early part of life, from childhood, or, sometimes, from infancy, to manhood.
  3. countable A young person; especially, a young man.
  4. uncountable (used in plural form) Young persons, collectively.

Synonyms
(quality or state of being young): juvenility, youthfulness
(young person): adolescent, kid, teen, teenager, youngster
(young man): boy, young man
(young persons, collectively): adolescents, kids, teenagers, teens, young people, youngsters

Antonyms
(quality or state of being young): age, dotage, old age, senility

Translations

trans-top|quality or state of being young
Bulgarian: младоÑÑ (mladost) f
Czech: mládí n
Finnish: nuoruus
French: jeunesse f
German: Jugend f
Hungarian: fiatalság
Italian: gioventù f
Japanese: è¥ããã, ãããããã (wakawakashisa); æªçã, ã¿ãããã (mijukusa)
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Persian: FAchar|جÙا٠(javân)
Polish: mÅodoÅÄ f
Portuguese: juventude f
Scottish Gaelic: òige f
Slovene: mladost f
Spanish: juventud
Swedish: ungdom c
Telugu: యవà±à°µà°¨à° (yavvanaM)
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trans-top|part of life following childhood
Bulgarian: младоÑÑ (mladost) f, младини (mladini) p
Czech: mládí n
Finnish: nuoruus, nuoruusikä
German: Jugend f
Hungarian: serdölÅkor
Japanese: éæ¥æ代, ãããããããã ã (seishun jidai)
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Polish: mÅodoÅÄ f
Portuguese: infância f
Scottish Gaelic: òige f, òigeachd f
Slovene: mladost f
Swedish: ungdom c
Telugu: యవà±à°µà°¨à° (yavvanaM)
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trans-top|young person
Finnish: nuori
French: jeune m|f
German: Jugendlicher m, Jugendliche f
Italian: giovane m
Japanese: è¥è, ãããã® (wakamono); éå°å¹´, ãããããã­ã (seishÅnen)
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Hungarian: fiatal
Portuguese: jovem n
Scottish Gaelic: òganach m
Swedish: ungdom c
Telugu: à°¯à±à°µà°à±à°¡à± (yuvakuDu) m, à°¯à±à°µà°¤à°¿ (yuvati) m
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trans-top|young man
Arabic: ARchar|شاب (sháb)
Czech: mladík m
Bulgarian: младеж (mladež) m
Finnish: nuorukainen, nuorimies
French: jeune m, jeune homme m
German: Heranwachsender m
Hungarian: fiatalember, fiatalúr, legény
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Italian: giovane m, giovanotto m, ragazzo m
Japanese: è¥ã人, ãããã²ã¨ (wakai hito); è¥è, ãããã® (wakamono)
Portuguese: rapaz m
Scottish Gaelic: gille m, òigear m, ògan m, fiùran m, lasgaire m,
Swedish: yngling c, ung man c
Telugu: à°à±à°°à±à°°à°µà°¾à°¡à± (kurravaaDu)
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trans-top|young persons, collectively
Bulgarian: младеж (mladež) f
Czech: mládež f
Finnish: nuoriso, nuoret p
French: jeunesse f, les jeunes m pl
German: Jugend f
Hungarian: fiatalok
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Italian: gioventù f, i giovane|giovani m pl
Japanese: è¥ã人ãã¡, ãããã²ã¨ãã¡ (wakai hitotachi)
Polish: mÅodzież f
Portuguese: jovens n
Slovene: mladi m pl
Swedish: ungdom c
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