verb (used without object)
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Jones is a veteran of another beloved-yet-controversial animated series on Adult Swim, The Boondocks.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Another side of Spider-Man that might be interesting to explore in a reboot is seeing him as an adult.
I was under the impression that “girls” is a demeaning term for adult women.Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham|P. J. O’Rourke|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It might feel fresh to see Peter Parker juggling with adult issues.
Another angle Robinov suggests as a possibility for Peter Parker/Spider-Man is a franchise reboot tackling Spidey as… an adult.
Hence in the adult the left side of the superior mesenteric vessel gives rise to the vasa intestini tenuis.The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity|George. S. Huntington
As children, these nationalities mingle together more freely than in adult life.The Social Work of the Salvation Army|Edwin Gifford Lamb
In Petromyzon, a zona radiata appears to be present, which is divided in the adult into two layers, both of them perforated.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
I collect all that the luchet has turned up: larvae, nymphs and adult Beetles.More Hunting Wasps|J. Henri Fabre
The adult female is from a sixth to a quarter of an inch long, and the male smaller.The Common Spiders of the United States|James Henry Emerton