a juvenile, especially a juvenile delinquent.
a juvenile court.
debtor, offender, hoodlum, felon, wrongdoer, lawbreaker, defaulter, malefactor, reprobate, culprit, miscreant, desperado, outlaw, punk, loafer, behind, recreant, derelict, deadbeat, blackguard
- juventa fons,
- juxtaglomerular cell,
- juxtaglomerular granule,
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Examples from the Web for juvie
Murphy's father had warned his son not to hang out with Rubio, who had a juvie rap sheet dating back to age 10.
Why is a “super-juvenile” being held in something less like juvie and more like a “super-max”?