Origin of adolescent
Related formsad·o·les·cent·ly, adverbpost·ad·o·les·cent, adjective, nounsub·ad·o·les·cent, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for adolescent
But for adolescent inmates, says U. S. Attorney Preet Bharara, “Rikers Island is broken.”Here’s a Reform Even the Koch Brothers and George Soros Can Agree On|Tina Brown|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What is new, however, is the role that technology is playing in adolescent sexuality.
An investment in creating a non-violent world for adolescent girls will have many positive impacts.
Adolescent girls are one of the most vulnerable populations in the world.
A rite of passage solely reserved for adolescent girls, the painful custom is believed to be as old as the local creation myth.Facial Tattoos: The Tribal Female Rite in Papua New Guinea|Brandon Presser|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I have often noted in insane cases, especially mania in adolescent girls, that they are excessively ticklish.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
As one of the solutions of the problem of control it has been proposed to separate the sexes in the adolescent years.The Social Emergency|Various
The Mississippi gallinipper is adolescent compared to the Troublesome mosquito.With Rod and Line in Colorado Waters|Lewis B. France
The broadening and deepening of the altruistic interests is a familiar feature of adolescent life.College Teaching|Paul Klapper
Arek had lived twenty-two years; she was seven feet tall, not yet adolescent but near it.West Of The Sun|Edgar Pangborn