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 youths fled on foot and in vehicles, police said.
Till was 14 years old when Carolyn Donham, a 21-year-old shopkeeper in the town of Money, said the youth grabbed and whistled at her.
The sax master was weaned on the clarinet as a youth.
Now, the Youth Day Appreciation Foundation, started by Ed Deeb works to support the youths and encourage positive interactions in the community.
The Upper Arlington, Ohio, youth was out on his paper route when he and his mother were pulled over by police, according to a Facebook post by his mom, Bmai Love.
Police said that shortly before 1:30 a.m., the two youths robbed four victims in the 3000 block and 3100 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE They each were charged with three counts of robbery, police said.
On Friday a Thai navy SEAL diver died while trying to rescue the youths.
In Uganda, where the youth and unemployed normally buy internet in small bundles, this social media levy threatens to have the same chilling effect as Tanzania’s.
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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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