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adolescent

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1 being in the early stage of life, growth, or development
  • an adolescent sheepdog, who hasn't quite gotten the hang of keeping the sheep huddled together
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2 having or showing the annoying qualities (as silliness) associated with children
  • We would hope that the college students had outgrown such adolescent behavior.
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3 lacking in adult experience or maturity
  • They took a group of adolescent recruits and turned them into professional warriors.
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wet behind the ears

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