Definition of Adolescent. Meaning of Adolescent. Synonyms of Adolescent

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Definition of Adolescent

Adolescent
Adolescent Ad`o*les"cent ([a^]d`[-o]*l[e^]s"sent), a. [L. adolescens, p. pr. of adolescere to grow up to; ad + the inchoative olescere to grow: cf. F. adolescent. See Adult.] Growing; advancing from childhood to maturity. Schools, unless discipline were doubly strong, Detain their adolescent charge too long. --Cowper.
Adolescent
Adolescent Ad`o*les"cent, n. A youth.

Meaning of Adolescent from wikipedia

- a stage in the adolescent life cycle. For most, the search for identity begins in the adolescent years. During these years, adolescents are more open to...
- The Adolescent (Russian: Подросток, romanized: Podrostok), also translated as A Raw Youth or An Accidental Family, is a novel by Russian writer Fyodor...
- Adolescent cliques are cliques that develop amongst adolescents. In the social sciences, the word "clique" is used to describe a group of 2 to 12 (averaging...
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- Adolescent **** is the debut album by the English band ****an, released in April 1978 by record label Hansa. To avoid controversy over the title, the album...
- "Fluorescent Adolescent" is a song by English indie rock band Arctic Monkeys. It was released as the second single from their second studio album Favourite...
- Adolescent egocentrism is a term that child psychologist David Elkind used to describe the phenomenon of adolescents' inability to distinguish between...
- significantly ****ociated with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis were identified through a genome-wide ****ociation study. Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis has...
- normal in newborn babies due to exposure to estrogen from the mother, in adolescents going through puberty, and in older and obese men. Most occurrences of...