Noun(1) a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
Adjective(1) relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent(2) being of the age 13 through 19(3) displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity(4) in the state of development between puberty and maturity
(1) However the first movie was adolescent nonsense, lacking in both characterisation and narrative.(2) You can feel that special, adolescent magnetism that comes from two alienated teenagers.(3) And it is a traditional coming-of-age story, the struggle of an adolescent girl to find her voice.(4) They speak in an almost matter-of-fact way, recounting the catalogue of bad behaviour that has characterised the adolescent years for Alan.(5) My daughter lives in Maine, and she runs a wilderness program for adolescent girls in trouble.(6) I learned how to negotiate fights between adolescent girls without making it seem like parental interference.(7) To do this they must take into account the characteristics of adolescent behaviour.(8) Pregnancy and child bearing occur before adolescent girls are fully developed, exposing them to great health risks.(9) The young malamute can pass through an adolescent stage where it attempts to assert itself by growling.(10) Last year an American study found that 97 per cent of adolescent girls believe that women should be paid equally.(11) Creating a show specifically for teenagers, Irvine and Mcleary decided to capitalise on the adolescent obsession with the gothic.(12) This is a fun book for adults, and a perfect one for adolescent girls.(13) Screening to detect problem drinking is recommended in all adult and adolescent patients.(14) The nubile young lead, Adela, is played with convincing adolescent frustration by Isabel Claffey in her Abbey debut.(15) Fully developed adolescent boys tend to be stronger and larger than adolescent girls.(16) Consequently, it is easy to forget the adolescent emotional turmoil that embroils the youngest ones.
(1) adolescent :: 思春期
1. teenage ::
2. immature ::
3. puerile ::
6. stripling ::
Word Example from TV Shows
The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.
And a sick ADOLESCENT.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 12
...shoved down his ADOLESCENT throat.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 10
"An ADOLESCENT... a bit of a weirdo...
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 6
...and his sister just successfully grew
a human pancreas in an ADOLESCENT gibbon.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 15
English to Japanese Dictionary: adolescent
Meaning and definitions of adolescent, translation in Japanese language for adolescent with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of adolescent in Japanese and in English language.
Tags for the entry "adolescent"
What adolescent means in Japanese, adolescent meaning in Japanese, adolescent definition, examples and pronunciation of adolescent in Japanese language.