But President Obama gave a grownup speech, and folks at home tend to like those more than the scorecard-wielding pundits.
It seemed like the highest sophistication—good, grownup humor—yet still not boring for a 15-year-old girl.
They were not ostentatious as much as they were happy—in a grownup, made-peace-with-it-all way.
If you think it is wrong, then act like a grownup and wait until you can buy it legally.
By positioning himself as the grownup on the playground, he would have escaped most of the blame had the government shut down.
It was necessary, no doubt, that grownup people should dress themselves up and go forth to pay calls.
The grownup straightened away from the fence, preparing to walk off.
If I had been a grownup man, and she a young lady, she couldn't have tossed her head or giggled more.
Onward and still onward to a glorious end, left entirely to myself and entrusted with an important task like a grownup person!
After all, it came to him suddenly as a harsh discovery that she might be in a sense regarded as grownup.