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Synonyms for adult
əˈdʌlt, ˈæd ʌlt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adult, grownup(noun)

    a fully developed person from maturity onward

    Synonyms:
    grownup

    Antonyms:
    juvenile person, juvenile, immature, unsexy

  2. adult(adj)

    any mature animal

    Synonyms:
    grownup

    Antonyms:
    juvenile person, juvenile, unsexy, immature

  3. adult, big, full-grown, fully grown, grown, grownup(adj)

    (of animals) fully developed

    "an adult animal"; "a grown woman"

    Synonyms:
    bountiful, magnanimous, full-grown, prominent, big, vainglorious, cock-a-hoop, braggy, heavy(p), giving, grownup, grown, large(p), enceinte, bounteous, liberal, self-aggrandizing, swelled, handsome, fully grown, braggart(a), with child(p), bighearted, expectant, heavy(a), great(p), large, bragging(a), bad, freehanded, pornographic, big(a), self-aggrandising, boastful, openhanded, gravid, big(p), crowing

    Antonyms:
    juvenile person, juvenile, immature, unsexy

  4. pornographic, adult(adj)

    designed to arouse lust

    "pornographic films and magazines"; "adult movies"

    Synonyms:
    grownup, pornographic, fully grown, grown, full-grown, big

    Antonyms:
    juvenile, juvenile person, unsexy, immature

Wiktionary

  1. adult(adjective)

    Of a human or animal, fully grown.

    Synonyms:
    grown up, big, fully grown

  2. adult(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    X-rated, XXXX, obscene, dirty, blue, XXX, pornographic, lewd

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. adult

    Synonyms:
    man, woman

    Antonyms:
    youth, stripling, boy, child, infant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adult(a.)

    Synonyms:
    mature, grown up, full grown, of age, of mature age

  2. adult(n.)

    Synonyms:
    person of mature age, grown up person

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    adults, grown-up, adulthood, grownup, mature, adultes, grown

How to pronounce adult?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say adult in sign language?

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How to use adult in a sentence?

  1. Timothy Piazza:

    This was an alcohol-free, hazing-free fraternity with an adult athletic trainer living in the house, but there were years of parties documented on the tapes( from security cameras in the fraternity house). Nobody paid attention to anything. I blame all of them.

  2. Blake Clark:

    Being in the army is like being in the Boy Scouts, except that the Boy Scouts have adult supervision.

  3. Ashley Gould:

    Juul Labs ''s been devastating to us, this is not a product for youth. It's a product for adult smokers.

  4. Connor Warwick:

    I don't really think they can fix evil with pills, so I think definitely adult court.

  5. Stephanie Escamilla:

    I worry for my son because right now he's succeeding and he's doing OK and he's taking his medications but once he turns 18 and he learns that he's an adult, he can do whatever he would like to do, he can just stop going to his psychiatric visits, drop all his medications and what can I do? I can't force him unless I have guardianship.


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