Definitions For Mature


  • Cause to ripen and discharge pus
  • Grow old or older
  • Cause to ripen or develop fully
  • Develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation
  • Become due for repayment
  • Develop and work out fully in one's mind
  • To become fully developed in the body and mind
  • To continue developing to a desired level
  • To become due for payment


  • Fully considered and perfected


  • (of birds) having developed feathers or plumage; often used in combination
  • Having reached full natural growth or development
  • Characteristic of maturity
  • Fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used

Is Mature 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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Words with Friends

The word Mature is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mature in a Sentence

  • She's very mature for her age.
  • He has a mature outlook on life.
  • His parents didn't think he was mature enough to live on his own.
  • Girls mature earlier than boys both physically and mentally.
  • Her talent is maturing slowly.
  • Wine and cheese mature with age.

Synonyms for Mature

Antonyms for Mature

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