teenage

adjective teen·age \ ˈtēn-ˌāj \
variants: or teenaged play \-ˌājd\
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of teenage

: of, being, or relating to people in their teens

teenager

play \-ˌā-jər\ noun

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First Known Use of teenage

1921


TEENAGE Defined for English Language Learners

teenage

adjective

Definition of teenage for English Language Learners

  • : between 13 and 19 years old

  • : relating to people who are between 13 and 19 years old


TEENAGE Defined for Kids

teenage

adjective teen·age \ ˈtēn-ˌāj \
variants: or teenaged \-ˌājd\

Definition of teenage for Students

: being or relating to teenagers
  • teenage styles


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