youth
1. [ noun ] a young person (especially a young man or boy)
Synonyms: younker spring_chicken young_person
Related terms: juvenile blade puppy schoolchild slip hobbledehoy
2. [ noun ] young people collectively
Synonyms: young
Examples:

"rock music appeals to the young" "youth everywhere rises in revolt"

Related terms: aged age_group
3. [ noun ] the time of life between childhood and maturity
Related terms: time_of_life adolescence bloom
4. [ noun ] early maturity; the state of being young or immature or inexperienced
Related terms: maturity
5. [ noun ] an early period of development
Synonyms: early_days
Examples:

"during the youth of the project"

Related terms: time_period
6. [ noun ] the freshness and vitality characteristic of a young person
Synonyms: juvenility youthfulness
Related terms: youngness
Similar spelling:   yodh