Definitions For Young


  • Any immature animal
  • Young people collectively
  • United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877)
  • United States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)
  • English poet (1683-1765)
  • United States jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959)
  • British physicist and Egyptologist; he revived the wave theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of color vision; he also played an important role in deciphering the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone (1773-1829)
  • United States civil rights leader (1921-1971)
  • United States film and television actress (1913-2000)
  • Young people
  • Young animals, birds, etc.


  • (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity
  • Not tried or tested by experience
  • Being in its early stage
  • Suggestive of youth; vigorous and fresh


  • (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth

Is Young a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Young is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Young in a Sentence

  • He looks young for his age.
  • A very nice young man greeted us at the door.
  • Young people today have a lot of opportunities.
  • Music that appeals to the young
  • The very young and the elderly are particularly sensitive to the disease.
  • A robin feeding her young

Synonyms for Young

Antonyms for Young

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