Definitions for juvenile

Definitions for (noun) juvenile

Main entry: juvenile, juvenile person

Definition: a young person, not fully developed

Definitions for (adj) juvenile

Main entry: puerile, adolescent, jejune, juvenile

Definition: displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity

Usage: adolescent insecurity; jejune responses to our problems; their behavior was juvenile; puerile jokes

Main entry: juvenile

Definition: of or relating to or characteristic of or appropriate for children or young people

Usage: juvenile diabetes; juvenile fashions

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