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juvenility

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noun ju·ve·nil·i·ty \ˌjü-və-ˈni-lə-tē\

Definition of juvenility

plural juvenilities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being juvenile :  youthfulness

  2. 2 a :  immaturity of thought or conduct b :  an instance of being juvenile



Circa 1623

First Known Use of juvenility

circa 1623


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