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Definition of tearaway noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

tearaway

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈteərəweɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈterəweɪ//
 
(British English, informal) Youth
 
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a young person who is difficult to control and often does stupid, dangerous and/or illegal things Wordfinderadolescent, immature, mixed up, naive, puberty, rebellious, sulky, tearaway, teenager, young See related entries: Youth