Examples of youth in a Sentence
She had a troubled youth.
He spent his youth in the Midwest.
He got into a lot of trouble in his youth.
a generation trying to recapture lost youth
when the industry was still in its youth
Four youths are suspected of starting the fire.
Recent Examples of youth from the Web
The evening was one of five for the youths, who got five, one-hour swimming lessons last week, thanks to a first-time program that brought together the Park District, the Fox Valley Park Foundation, Wayside Cross Ministries and Aurora Township.
Tickets for this fundraising night benefit 826, the youth literacy program launched by author Dave Eggers.
Yet in an era featuring youth, Butler could begin with a lineup of one player in fifth year (Paul Jorgensen), two in fourth (Nate Fowler and Sean McDermott) and one in third (Baldwin).
The vessel was the finished product of the museum’s 2018 youth boatbuilding program.
The proceeds from the event will go to local youth sports programs, scholarships and facilities.. Entry fee is $80 per player; $300 per four-man team.
Revenue is drawn equally from adult and youth programs.
An exercise group and a youth soccer program that regularly use La Mesa parks are asking the City Council to reconsider a plan to hike the fees charged to use the facilities.
He's been active in community outreach, focusing on youth programs for boys and girls.
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YOUTH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of youth for English Language Learners
: the time of life when someone is young : the time when a young person has not yet become an adult
: the time when something is new and not yet established
: a teenage boy or young man
YOUTH Defined for Kids
Definition of youth for Students
- He spent his youth in Europe.
- an imaginative youth
- the youth of today
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