the youth

noun

: the young people
The show sends a strong message to the youth of America.
The city's youth need strong role models.

Examples of the youth in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Police initially asked the group to head home after making contact, however, the youth did not leave until police began flashing their lights and sirens, according to Fox59. Noe Padilla, The Indianapolis Star, 5 July 2024 The path to the pool The seed for a free pool program began when Maple’s district director, Michael Benjamin II, was brainstorming ideas to work with the youth in Oak Park. Acsah Lemma, Sacramento Bee, 22 June 2024 This summer camp was the brainchild of Vivian Azalia, the youth director at Dream Defenders, who was also once a teen in South Florida who was impacted by gun violence. Alecia Taylor, Miami Herald, 22 June 2024 Which is why, in the late 1960s, right when Flower Power was beginning to bloom in full and the escalating situation in Vietnam galvanized the youth generation, Donald Sutherland started to make a name for himself in… war movies. David Fear, Rolling Stone, 21 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for the youth 

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“The youth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20youth. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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