Definitions For Adolescent


  • A juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity


  • In the state of development between puberty and maturity
  • Displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity
  • Being of the age 13 through 19


  • Relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent

Is Adolescent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Adolescent is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Adolescent in a Sentence

  • Their children are now adolescents.
  • An adolescent sheepdog, who hasn't quite gotten the hang of keeping the sheep huddled together
  • Would hope that the college students had outgrown such adolescent behavior

Synonyms for Adolescent

Antonyms for Adolescent

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