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Definition of the verb adolesce
What does adolesce mean as a doing word?
- become adolescent; pass through adolescence
- example: The children are beginning to adolesce around the age of 12
- lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
- more generic word: develop = grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment
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by V.S. Matyushenkov
adolesce esp. Am. 1. be or become adolescent. 2. behavelike adolescent. adopt Br.officially choosesb. to represent ...
by T. Stuart Watson, Christopher H. Skinner
edu/academic/specialproj/darling/adolesce.htm http://parentingteens.about. com Peer Relations Additional Readings for Professionals Harris,J. (1995).
Containing Every Useful Word in the English Language ... According to Webster and Worcester. To which is Added an Encyclopedia of Valuable Information, Also a Complete Supplement of New Words ... by Charles C. Parker
Adolesce, ( ad -o-les *) u.n. to grow up. Adonis, (a-d<Vni£,' n. a beautiful young man; a fop ...
Lexicon Medicum (1829)
Or, Medical Dictionary ... by Robert Hooper
A term applied to some parta which appear to grow to otbera: aa tunic* adnata, ttipul* adnata t foi tum adnalvnu ADOLESCE'NTlA. See Age, Ado' moa. (From A« Wu*. the youth from who*- See A chemical retorts to the with retorta с h red-hot ol ...
The New Excelsior Dictionary (1887)
Adolesce, (ad-5-les') v.n. to grow up. Adorns, (a-do'ri; n. a beautiful younjj man; a Top. Adulterant, (a-dul'ter- ant) a. that which adulterates.
Containing Over 32,000 Words and Phrases. With Supplement of New Words
Adolesce, (ad-5-les*) v.n. to grow up. Adonis, (a-do'u.' n. a beautiful youuf, man; a iop. Adulterant, (a-dul'ter- ant) a. that which adulterates.
Twentieth Century Dictionary (1914)
Containing Every Useful Word in the English Language, with Its Correct Spelling, Accurate Pronunciation and Exact Meaning According to Webster and Worcester. To which is Added An Encyclopaedia of Valuable Information, Also a Complete Supplement of New Words by Charles C. Parker
by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant
Etymological and Pronouncing Literary, Scientific and Technical ... by Charles Annandale
proletarius, a citizen of the lowest class, one useful to the state only by producing children, from proles, offspring, from pro before, and ol, root of adolesce. # Belonging to the lowest or poorest class o the community; hence, mean; vulgar.m.
by Chambers W. and R., ltd
adult us — adolesce, to grow. See Adolescent ) Adulterate ...
The Standard American Encyclopedia of Arts, Sciences, History, Biography, Geography, Statistics, and General Knowledge (1898)
by John Clark Ridpath
prole- tarius, a citizen of the lowest class, one useful to the state only by producing children, from prole*, offspring, from pro, before, and ol* root of adolesce. Adult.] Belonging to the lowest or poorest class of the community; hence, mean; ...
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Video shows what adolesce means. To commence or progress through adolescence.. Adolesce Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...
Scrabble value of A1D2O1L1E1S1C3E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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