Synonyms of young
- 1. young, offspring, animal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna
- usage: any immature animal
- 2. Young, Loretta Young
- usage: United States film and television actress (1913-2000)
- 3. Young, Whitney Young, Whitney Moore Young Jr.
- usage: United States civil rights leader (1921-1971)
- 4. Young, Thomas Young
- usage: British physicist and Egyptologist; he revived the wave theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of color vision; he also played an important role in deciphering the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone (1773-1829)
- 5. Young, Pres Young, Lester Willis Young
- usage: United States jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959)
- 6. Young, Edward Young
- usage: English poet (1683-1765)
- 7. Young, Cy Young, Danton True Young
- usage: United States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)
- 8. Young, Brigham Young
- usage: United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877)
- 9. young, youth, age group, age bracket, cohort
- usage: young people collectively; "rock music appeals to the young"; "youth everywhere rises in revolt"
- 1. young (vs. old), immature, one-year-old, two-year-old, three-year-old, four-year-old, five-year-old, adolescent, teen, teenage, teenaged, infantile, boyish, boylike, schoolboyish, childlike, childly, early, girlish, schoolgirlish, junior, little, small, newborn, preteen, preadolescent, puppyish, puppylike, tender, youngish, youthful, vernal, young, immature, junior, new
- usage: (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth; "young people"
- 2. new, young, early (vs. late)
- usage: (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity; "new potatoes"; "young corn"
- 3. youthful, vernal, young, young (vs. old), immature
- usage: suggestive of youth; vigorous and fresh; "he is young for his age"
- 4. young, new (vs. old)
- usage: being in its early stage; "a young industry"; "the day is still young"
- 5. unseasoned, untested, untried, young, inexperienced (vs. experienced), inexperient
- usage: not tried or tested by experience; "unseasoned artillery volunteers"; "still untested in battle"; "an illustrator untried in mural painting"; "a young hand at plowing"
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Definition and meaning of young (Dictionary)