young man


Definition of young man

1 : a male youth especially : one in early manhood
2 : a youth employed as a helper
3 : male sweetheart : beau she is entertaining her young man this evening

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History and Etymology for young man

Middle English yong man, from yong young + man

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“Young man.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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