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grown–up

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of grown–up

  1. relating to or typical of adults; displaying proper maturity they have yet to find a grown-up way of handling their marital problems Synonyms of grown–up grown-up, matureNear Antonyms of grown–up childish, infantile, kiddishAntonyms of grown–up adolescent, immature


grown–up

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of grown–up

  1. a fully grown person once you turn 12, you get to eat with the grown-ups at Thanksgiving Synonyms of grown–up grown-upWords Related to grown–up middle-ager; ancient, elder, gaffer, graybeard, oldster, old-timer, senior, senior citizenNear Antonyms of grown–up bairn [chiefly Scottish], child, cub, kid, moppet, tad, toddler, tot, tyke (also tike); baby, infant; adolescent, juvenile, minor, youngling, youngster, youth; preteen, preteen-ager, teen, teenager, teener, teenybopper, tween


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