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youthful

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adjective youth·ful \ˈyüth-fəl\

Simple Definition of youthful

  • : having or showing the freshness or energy of someone who is young

  • : having or showing the innocence, hope, lack of knowledge, etc., of someone who is young

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of youthful

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of youth <youthful inexperience>

  2. 2 :  being young and not yet mature

  3. 3 :  marked by or possessing youth <youthful dancers>

  4. 4 :  having the vitality or freshness of youth :  vigorous <my youthful grandparents>

  5. 5 :  having accomplished or undergone little erosion <youthful mountains>

youthfully

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youthfulness

noun

Examples of youthful in a sentence

  1. My grandparents are still very youthful.

  2. <it's still a youthful nation with a lot of promise and potential>



1557

First Known Use of youthful

1557

Rhymes with youthful



YOUTHFUL Defined for Kids

youthful

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adjective youth·ful \ˈyüth-fəl\

Definition of youthful for Students

  1. 1 :  belonging to, relating to, or characteristic of youth <youthful optimism>

  2. 2 :  not old or mature <The youthful pitcher handles himself like a veteran.>

  3. 3 :  having the appearance, spirit, or energy of youth <a youthful face> <youthful grandparents>

youthfulness

noun




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