Origin of teenager
Examples from the Web for teenager
“I have a lot of memories as a teenager that helped,” she smiles.
But when the announcement came, there was no surprise: Officer Darren Wilson will not stand trial for killing a teenager.
The teenager was shaken by the incident, and his father remembers having to console him for hours that day.In Jerusalem Home Demolitions, the Biblical Justice of Revenge|Creede Newton|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“As a teenager, I tried to convince myself I had imagined it,” wrote Bowman.Bill Cosby’s Long List of Accusers (So Far): 18 Alleged Sexual Assault Victims Between 1965-2004|Marlow Stern|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On Labor Day weekend, the teenager accompanied Shattuck, her three children, and several of their friends to Bethany beach.From Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader to Mrs. Robinson|Brandy Zadrozny|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ben flipped the car registration slot to "stand-by" and went back to the teenager's car.Code Three|Rick Raphael
I think you stated you did not give the teenager any transfer?
The vendor, a Turkish teenager with a luxurious mustache, nodded.Makers|Cory Doctorow
Adults 90 cents, teenager with a card is 50 cents, and a child is 35, and you have a pass ticket.Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Was the man that you were talking about in this affidavit the teenager?
also teen ager, teen-ager; derived noun from teenage (q.v.), 1922. The earlier word for this was teener, attested in American English from 1894, and teen had been used as a noun to mean "teen-aged person" in 1818, though this was not common before 20c.