noun, plural youths [yooths, yoothz], /yuθs, yuðz/, (collectively) youth.
SYNONYMS FOR youth
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Origin of youth
OTHER WORDS FROM youthyouthless, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for youth
The former provides entrepreneurial training and educational programs for youths from low-income urban areas around the world.
Hardline clerics and youths suspect moderates of collaborating with the security forces.
Poll a bunch of random youths today, and nine out of ten will say they know the name Robert Downey Jr.The Renegade: Robert Downey Sr. on His Classic Films, Son’s Battle with Drugs, and Bill Cosby|Marlow Stern|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Australia, a group of Muslim youths were convicted of gang raping a series of teenagers.
Faced with rampaging youths, Chicago Mayor Richard Daley issued a strict “shoot to kill” order to police to halt looting.It's Time for a New Kerner Commission on Police and Race|Jay Kriegel|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They joined in bands of youths and maidens and whirled down the Avenue in Bacchic madness.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
In our own office about half our number were youths and single men and about half were married.
He would form a circle of disreputable youths, for whose drinks Sogrange was called upon to pay.The Double Four|E. Phillips Oppenheim
Does Allah rain houris in youths' clothes upon the waste land betwixt Sermada and Harenc?God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
There is a Sunday school connected with the body, and between 40 and 50 children and youths attend it on the average.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus