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Synonyms for adultəˈdʌlt, ˈæd ʌlt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adult, grownup(noun)

    a fully developed person from maturity onward

    Synonyms:
    grownup, adult

    Antonyms:
    juvenile person, juvenile, immature, unsexy

  2. adult(adj)

    any mature animal

    Synonyms:
    grownup

    Antonyms:
    juvenile person, juvenile, unsexy, immature

  3. adult, big, full-grown, fully grown, grown, grownup(adj)

    (of animals) fully developed

    Synonyms:
    bountiful, magnanimous, full-grown, prominent, big, vainglorious, cock-a-hoop, braggy, heavy(p), giving, grownup, grown, large(p), enceinte, bounteous, liberal, self-aggrandizing, swelled, handsome, fully grown, braggart(a), with child(p), bighearted, expectant, heavy(a), great(p), large, bragging(a), bad, freehanded, pornographic, big(a), self-aggrandising, boastful, openhanded, adult, gravid, big(p), crowing

    Antonyms:
    juvenile person, juvenile, immature, unsexy

  4. pornographic, adult(adj)

    designed to arouse lust

    Synonyms:
    grownup, adult, pornographic, fully grown, grown, full-grown, big

    Antonyms:
    juvenile, juvenile person, unsexy, immature

Wiktionary

  1. adult(adjective)

    Of a human or animal, fully grown.

    Synonyms:
    grown up, big, fully grown

  2. adult(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    X-rated, XXXX, obscene, dirty, blue, XXX, pornographic, lewd

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adult(a.)

    Synonyms:
    mature, grown up, full grown, of age, of mature age

  2. adult(n.)

    Synonyms:
    person of mature age, grown up person

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

adults, grown-up, adulthood, grownup, mature, adultes, grown


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