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Synonyms for adolescenceˌæd lˈɛs əns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adolescence(noun)

    the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood

  2. adolescence(noun)

    in the state that someone is in between puberty and adulthood


  1. adolescence(noun)

    teendom, teenhood

  2. adolescence(noun)

    The transitional period of physical and psychological development between childhood and maturity.

    teendom, teenhood

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adolescence(n.)

    youth, juvenility, minority, juniority, nonage, teens, prime of life, flower of life, bloom of life

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

adolescents, adolescent, adolescencia, teenage, teen, teenager, teenagers, boyhood

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