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Definition 1: the freshness and vitality characteristic of a young person - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for youth in the sense of this definition

(youth is a kind of ...) the opposite of oldness

Definition 2: young people collectively - [noun denoting group]

Samples where youth or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • rock music appeals to the young
  • youth everywhere rises in revolt

Synonyms for youth in the sense of this definition

(youth is a kind of ...) a group of people having approximately the same age

Definition 3: a young person (especially a young man or boy) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for youth in the sense of this definition

(youth is a kind of ...) a young person, not fully developed

(... is a kind of youth ) a dashing young man

"gay young blades bragged of their amorous adventures"

(... is a kind of youth ) an awkward bad-mannered adolescent boy

(... is a kind of youth ) an inexperienced young person

(... is a kind of youth ) a young person attending school (up through senior high school)

(... is a kind of youth ) a young and slender person

"he's a mere slip of a lad"

Definition 4: early maturity; the state of being young or immature or inexperienced - [noun denoting state]

(youth is a kind of ...) state of being mature; full development

Definition 5: the time of life between childhood and maturity - [noun denoting time]

(youth is a kind of ...) a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state

(youth is a part of ...) the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood

(youth is a part of ...) the best time of youth

Definition 6: an early period of development - [noun denoting time]

Samples where youth or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • during the youth of the project

Synonyms for youth in the sense of this definition

(youth is a kind of ...) an amount of time

"a time period of 30 years" "hastened the period of time of his recovery" "Picasso's blue period"

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