You could, of course, argue that The Hunger Games has always been mature.
Wild parties and late nights are not her style,” he says, describing Elin as “mature.
Is this a mature expression of understandable judgment, or a bid to erase history while conflating fiction and reality?
A healthier, more constructive, and mature critique of Israeli policy must start by acknowledging those realities.
When she was eliminated on March 4, DioGuardi proclaimed that she needed a year or so to let her voice "mature."
Mr. Aiken assumed a responsible and mature manner, rather like that of a paterfamilias on his beat.
It is supposed that three years are required to mature the insect.
Ladies of mature charms are less easily taken aback by such advances than their inexperienced juniors.
The larvæ are found in much the same situations as the mature beetles.
It is the quality that we express by the word benevolence--the quality of mature and deliberate wisdom.
late 14c., "encourage suppuration;" mid-15c. "bring to maturity," from Latin maturare "to ripen, bring to maturity," from maturus "ripe, timely, early," related to manus "good" and mane "early, of the morning," from PIE root *ma- "good," with derivatives meaning "occurring at a good moment, timely, seasonable, early." Meaning "come or bring to maturity" is from 1620s. The financial sense of "reach the time for payment" is from 1861. Related: Matured; maturing.
mid-15c., "ripe," also "careful, well-considered," from Latin maturus "ripe, timely, early" (see mature (v.)).
mature ma·ture (mə-tyur', -tur', -chur')
Having reached full natural growth or development.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of full mental or physical development.