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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun adolescent:

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Synonyms of the noun adolescent

Equivalent words for the noun adolescent:

  1. stripling (9 letter word for adolescent)
  2. teen (4 letter word, the shortest synonym for adolescent)
  3. teenager (8 letter word for adolescent)

Hypernyms of the noun adolescent

More generic words for the noun adolescent, that have fewer characters:

  1. juvenile (8 letter word)
  2. mortal (6 letter word)
    • plural: mortals
    • related terms: antemortal, nonmortal, immortal, immortable, Inmortal, postmortal, premortal, premortify, mortalism, mortalist, mortalness, mortalize, mortality, mortalty, mortally, mortalwise
  3. person (6 letter word)
  4. somebody (8 letter word)
    • plural: somebodies
  5. someone (7 letter word)
    • plural: someones
  6. soul (4 letter word, the shortest hypernym for adolescent)
    • plural: souls
    • related terms: besoul, insoul, dissoul, oversoul, undersoul, soulful, soulish, soulless, soullike, souly, soulward

More generic words for the noun adolescent, that have the same number of characters:

  1. individual (10 letter word)
    • plural: individuals
    • related terms: nonindividual, subindividual, superindividual, transindividual, interindividual, Intraindividual, individuate, individuous, individuation, individuity, individuative

More generic phrase for the noun adolescent:

  1. juvenile person (15 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for adolescent)

Hyponyms of the noun adolescent

More specific words for the noun adolescent:

  1. bully (5 letter word)
  2. chebab (6 letter word)
  3. mod (3 letter word, the shortest hyponym for adolescent)
    • plural: mods
    • related terms: Supermod, Retromod, modal, modern, modify, modish, modist, mody, moder
  4. pachuco (7 letter word)
    • plural: pachucos
  5. punk (4 letter word)
  6. rocker (6 letter word)
    • plural: rockers
    • related term: rockery
  7. shoofly (7 letter word)
    • plural: shooflies

More specific phrases for the noun adolescent, that have fewer characters:

  1. rock star (9 characters phrase, one of the shortest phrasal hyponyms for adolescent)
  2. young man (9 characters phrase, one of the shortest phrasal hyponyms for adolescent)

More specific phrase for the noun adolescent, that has the same number of characters:

  1. young buck (10 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the noun adolescent, that have more characters:

  1. Boston rocker (13 character phrase)
  2. platform rocker (15 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for adolescent)
  3. punk rocker (11 character phrase)

Synonyms of the adjective adolescent

The adjective adolescent has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the adjective adolescent:

  1. jejune (6 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: jejunal, jejunity
  2. juvenile (8 letter word for adolescent)
  3. puerile (7 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: nonpuerile, nonpuerility, puerilism, puerility
  4. teen (4 letter word, the shortest synonym for adolescent)
  5. teenage (7 letter word for adolescent)
  6. teenaged (8 letter word for adolescent)

Related words for the term adolescent, that have fewer characters:

  1. baby (4 letter word for adolescent)
    • inflections: babied, babying, babies
    • related term: Babily
  2. callow (6 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: uncallow, uncallower, callowness, callower, callowman
  3. fledgling (9 letter word for adolescent)
  4. green (5 letter word for adolescent)
    • inflections: greened, greening, greens
    • related terms: ungreen, ungreenable, Microgreen, outgreen, regreen, Retrogreen, undergreen, greenage, greenery, greenhood, Greenify, greenish, Greenism, greenless, greenlet, greenling, greenness, greenware, greeny, greenable, greener, greenly, Greenward
  5. hopeful (7 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: unhopeful, hopeite, hopeless, hoper
  6. immature (8 letter word for adolescent)
    • related term: immaturity
  7. impubic (7 letter word for adolescent)
  8. infant (6 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: infancy, infanthood, infantine, infantlike, Infantize, infantive, infantly
  9. junior (6 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: prejunior, subjunior, juniorship, juniorate, juniority
  10. juvenal (7 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: post-juvenal, juvenocracy, juvenate
  11. minor (5 letter word for adolescent)
    • inflections: minored, minoring, minors
    • related terms: A-Minor, minorage, minoress, Minorish, minorite, minorship, minorate, Minorant, minoration, minority, Minorly
  12. nubile (6 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: Prenubile, nubilate, nubilous, nubilation, nubility
  13. pubescent (9 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: postpubescent, prepubescent, prepubescence, subpubescent, pubescence
  14. raw (3 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: rawish, rawness, rawer, rawly
  15. sapling (7 letter word for adolescent)
  16. slip (4 letter word for adolescent)
    • inflections: slipped, slipping, slips
    • related terms: unslip, autoslip, outslip, overslip, underslip, upslip, withslip, slipless, slipware, slipman
  17. sprig (5 letter word for adolescent)
    • inflections: sprigged, sprigging, sprigs
    • related term: spriglet
  18. teener (6 letter word for adolescent)
  19. underripe (9 letter word for adolescent)
  20. unfledged (9 letter word for adolescent)
  21. ungrown (7 letter word for adolescent)
  22. unripe (6 letter word for adolescent)
  23. younger (7 letter word for adolescent)
  24. youngest (8 letter word for adolescent)
  25. youngling (9 letter word for adolescent)
    • related term: youngly
  26. youngster (9 letter word for adolescent)
  27. youth (5 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: reyouth, youthen, youthful, youthhood, youthless, youthlike, youthsome, youthy, youthly, Youthward
  28. Adolesent (9 letter word for adolescent)
  29. Hebetic (7 letter word for adolescent)
    • related terms: hebetate, hebetation, hebetative
  30. Teenagers (9 letter word for adolescent)
  31. Teenagr (7 letter word for adolescent)
  32. Teens (5 letter word for adolescent)

Related words for the term adolescent, that have the same number of characters:

  1. unmellowed (10 letter word for adolescent)
  2. unseasoned (10 letter word for adolescent)
  3. Adolesence (10 letter word for adolescent)

Related words for the term adolescent, that have more characters:

  1. maturescent (11 letter word for adolescent)
    • related term: maturescence
  2. teenybopper (11 letter word for adolescent)
  3. Adolescence (11 letter word for adolescent)
  4. Teenagehood (11 letter word for adolescent)
  5. Nonadolescent (13 letter word)
  6. Postadolescent (14 letter word)
  7. preadolescent (13 letter word)
    • related term: preadolescence

Related phrases for the term adolescent, that have fewer characters:

  1. Big kid (7 character phrase for adolescent)
  2. Teen Age (8 character phrase for adolescent)
  3. Teen ager (9 character phrase for adolescent)
  4. Teen year (9 character phrase for adolescent)

Related phrase for the term adolescent, that has the same number of characters:

  1. Teen years (10 character phrase for adolescent)

Related phrases for the term adolescent, that have more characters:

  1. at half cock (12 character phrase for adolescent)
  2. young hopeful (13 character phrase for adolescent)
  3. young person (12 character phrase for adolescent)
  4. Adolescent development (22 character phrase for adolescent)
  5. Adolescent psychology (21 character phrase for adolescent)
  6. Formative years (15 character phrase for adolescent)
  7. High school age (15 character phrase for adolescent)
  8. Late childhood (14 character phrase for adolescent)
  9. Teenager problems (17 character phrase for adolescent)
  10. Teenage boy (11 character phrase for adolescent)
  11. Teenage boys (12 character phrase for adolescent)
  12. Teenage girl (12 character phrase for adolescent)
  13. Teenage girls (13 character phrase for adolescent)
  14. Teenage psychology (18 character phrase for adolescent)
  15. Underage child (14 character phrase for adolescent)
  16. What's happening to my body (27 character phrase for adolescent)

Other related terms for the term adolescent, that have fewer characters:

  1. T33n (4 character term for adolescent)
  2. Teen-age (8 character term for adolescent)
    • related term: teen-ager
  3. Teen-ager (9 character term for adolescent)

Other related terms for the term adolescent, that have the same number of characters:

  1. half-baked (10 character term for adolescent)
  2. half-grown (10 character term for adolescent)

Other related terms for the term adolescent, that have more characters:

  1. half-cocked (11 character term for adolescent)
  2. ill-digested (12 character term for adolescent)

Phrases with Adolescent

  1. Mid-Adolescent

Names with Adolescent

  1. The Adolescent

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