unadult

adjective
un·​adult | \ ˌən-ə-ˈdəlt How to pronounce unadult (audio) , -ˈa-ˌdəlt \

Definition of unadult

: not adult : not characteristic of or befitting an adult unadult behavior There is something profoundly unadult in all Bogdanovich's descriptions of women.— Lynn Barber

First Known Use of unadult

1944, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unadult

Time Traveler for unadult

Time Traveler

The first known use of unadult was in 1944

See more words from the same year

Statistics for unadult

Cite this Entry

“Unadult.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unadult. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

Comments on unadult

What made you want to look up unadult? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!