juvenile person

Definitions of juvenile person
  1. noun
    a young person, not fully developed
    synonyms: juvenile
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    Antonyms:
    adult, grownup
    a fully developed person from maturity onward
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    preteen, preteenager
    a preadolescent boy or girl (usually between 9 and 12 years of age)
    adolescent, stripling, teen, teenager
    a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
    child, fry, kid, minor, nestling, nipper, shaver, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, youngster
    a young person of either sex
    ingenue
    an artless innocent young girl (especially as portrayed on the stage)
    spring chicken, young person, younker, youth
    a young person (especially a young man or boy)
    bairn
    a child: son or daughter
    blade
    a dashing young man
    buster
    a robust child
    changeling
    a child secretly exchanged for another in infancy
    chebab
    a Palestinian juvenile 10-15 years old who fights against the Israelis
    child prodigy, infant prodigy, wonder child
    a prodigy whose talents are recognized at an early age
    foster child, foster-child, fosterling
    a child who is raised by foster parents
    hobbledehoy
    an awkward bad-mannered adolescent boy
    imp, monkey, rapscallion, rascal, scalawag, scallywag, scamp
    one who is playfully mischievous
    kiddy
    a young child
    mod
    a British teenager or young adult in the 1960s; noted for their clothes consciousness and opposition to the rockers
    orphan
    a child who has lost both parents
    pachuco
    a Mexican-American teenager who belongs to a neighborhood gang and who dresses in showy clothes
    peanut
    a young child who is small for his age
    poster child
    a child afflicted by some disease or deformity whose picture is used on posters to raise money for charitable purposes
    kindergartener, kindergartner, preschooler
    a child who attends a preschool or kindergarten
    punk, punk rocker
    a teenager or young adult who is a performer (or enthusiast) of punk rock and a member of the punk youth subculture
    pup, puppy
    an inexperienced young person
    rocker
    a teenager or young adult in the 1960s who wore leather jackets and rode motorcycles
    pupil, school-age child, schoolchild
    a young person attending school (up through senior high school)
    silly
    a word used for misbehaving children
    slip
    a young and slender person
    sprog
    a child
    bambino, toddler, tot, yearling
    a young child
    urchin
    a poor and often mischievous city child
    street child, waif
    a homeless child especially one forsaken or orphaned
    young buck, young man
    a teenager or a young adult male
    waif
    a person, especially a young woman, who is extremely thin
    type of:
    individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
    a human being
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