What is juvenile?

  • (adj): Displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity.
    Example: "Their behavior was juvenile"
    Synonyms: adolescent, jejune, puerile
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More definitions of "juvenile":

  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of or appropriate for children or young people.
    Example: "Juvenile diabetes"; "juvenile fashions"

Famous quotes containing the word juvenile:

    I never found even in my juvenile hours that it was necessary to go a thousand miles in search of themes for moralizing.
    Horace Walpole (1717–1797)