Synonyms and Antonyms of youth
a male person who has not yet reached adulthood
- He was a big, strapping youth who, even at his relatively young age, knew the meaning of hard work.
adolescent, juvenile, kid, kiddie (also kiddy), kiddo, minor, moppet, teenager, tween, youngling, youngster
brat, gamin, guttersnipe, imp, squirt, urchin, whippersnapper
toddler, tot, tyke (also tike)
a young person who is between infancy and adulthood
- They rounded up the neighborhood youths and organized them into a softball team.
bambino, bud, chick, child, cub, juvenile, kid, kiddie (also kiddy), kiddo, moppet, squirt, whelp, youngling, youngster
kindergartner (also kindergartener), preschooler, rug rat [slang], schoolboy, schoolchild, schoolgirl, schoolkid
babe, baby, bantling, infant, neonate, nestling, newborn, toddler, tot, tyke (also tike), weanling
brat, devil, hellion, imp, monkey, rapscallion, rascal, rogue, urchin, whippersnapper
preteen, preteen-ager, subteen, teen, teenager, teener, teenybopper, tween
lad, nipper, shaver, stripling, tad
bobby-soxer, hoyden, tomboy
the state or time of being a child
- She told the young people to enjoy their youth while they could.