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1 a male person who has not yet reached adulthood
  • a big, strapping youth who, even at his relatively young age, knew the meaning of hard work

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2 a young person who is between infancy and adulthood
  • rounded up the neighborhood youths and organized them into a softball team

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3 the state or time of being a child
  • told the young people to enjoy their youth while they could

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The first known use of youth was before the 12th century

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“Youth.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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