youthful


youth·ful

adjective \ˈyüth-fəl\

: 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

Full Definition of YOUTHFUL

1
:  of, relating to, or characteristic of youth <youthful inexperience>
2
:  being young and not yet mature
3
:  marked by or possessing youth <youthful dancers>
4
:  having the vitality or freshness of youth :  vigorous <my youthful grandparents>
5
:  having accomplished or undergone little erosion <youthful mountains>
youth·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
youth·ful·ness noun

Examples of YOUTHFUL

  1. My grandparents are still very youthful.
  2. <it's still a youthful nation with a lot of promise and potential>

First Known Use of YOUTHFUL

1557

Rhymes with YOUTHFUL

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