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  1. adults

    Plural noun of the word adult.

    The adults were asked to accompany the children on the largest theme park rides.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 3, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'adults' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3080

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'adults' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2955

How to pronounce adults?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say adults in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adults in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adults in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of adults in a Sentence

  1. Suzan Mazor:

    Young children react differently to marijuana -- different than adults or teens usually do, they're more likely to be sleepy, with difficulty walking and extreme confusion after an exposure to marijuana. Also, since kids are smaller, they get a bigger dose per pound of body weight from the same-size edible product, so they are more likely to have severe effects.

  2. Kris Charles:

    Cereal is a delicious and nutritious breakfast, numerous studies show that a cereal breakfast is associated with lower BMIs (body mass index) in both children and adults. As a matter of fact, a serving of Frosted Flakes with skim milk has just 150 calories and delivers valuable nutrients including calcium, B vitamins and iron.

  3. Jamaal Siddiqui:

    I've been through racism. My wife has been through racism. As adults we know how to cope with it, but for our niece, she doesn't know why she's being targeted.

  4. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Perhaps though the secret sauce is the PG rating that enables such films to have mass appeal and offer appropriate content for everyone one from the smaller kids of age 5 and 6 to teenagers, college-age adults, people of middle age and even seniors, what was formerly an uncool rating has now become the hottest rating this year and has powered some of the most successful movies in 2016.

  5. Caleb Bonham:

    I hope Mark Muhammad is more agreeable than the hate-filled rants heard by the Nation of Louis Farrakhan, Mr. Louis Farrakhan, our campuses, our universities, our school boards need less hatred and racial division. We are desperate for leaders who, with a pure heart, are interested in educating children and young adults without politics or agendas.

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