young adjective definition in Youth topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

young

 adjective: Youth topic
not yet old; not as old as others young people talented young football players I am the youngest of four sisters. In his younger days he played rugby for Wales. I met the young Michelle Obama at Princeton. Her grandchildren keep her young. My son's thirteen but he's young for his age (= not as developed as other boys of the same age). They married young (= at an early age). My mother died young.

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