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Synonyms for adolescence
ˌæd lˈɛs ənsado·les·cence

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  1. adolescencenoun

    teendom, teenhood

  2. adolescencenoun

    The transitional period of physical and psychological development between childhood and maturity.

    During adolescence, the body and mind go through many complex changes, some of which are difficult to deal with.

    teendom, teenhood

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adolescencenoun

    the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood

  2. adolescencenoun

    in the state that someone is in between puberty and adulthood

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. adolescencenoun

    youth, juvenility, minority, juniority, nonage, teens, prime of life, flower of life, bloom of life

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  1. adolescencenoun

    nonage, juniority, minority, youth

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  1. List of paraphrases for "adolescence":

    adolescents, adolescent, adolescencia, teenage, teen, teenager, teenagers, boyhood

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  1. Matt Gaetz:

    I think Madison is the first Zoomer elected to Congress, and I think if a lot of these Boomers and Gen Xers and a few of the older millennials had had a video camera attached to them at all times through their adolescence and in their early 20s we might think differently about them too.

  2. Christiaan van der Spuy:

    Adolescence is a time of uncertainty, stuffed with expectations and glazed with rebellion

  3. Jules Feiffer:

    Maturity is only a short break in adolescence.

  4. John Ciardi:

    You don't have to suffer to be a poet adolescence is enough suffering for anyone.

  5. Henri Estienne:

    Human life is a continuous thread which each of us spins to his own pattern, rich and complex in meaning. There are no natural knots in it. Yet knots form, nearly always in adolescence.

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