youth noun definition in Youth topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Youth topic
1 [uncountable] the time of life when a person is young, especially the time before a child becomes an adult He had been a talented musician in his youth. She regrets that she spent her youth travelling and not studying. 2 [countable] (often disapproving) a young man The fight was started by a gang of youths.

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