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come of age

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. come of ageverb

    reach a certain age that marks a transition to maturity

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  1. come of ageverb

    To reach a specific age where one is legally considered to be an adult.

  2. come of ageverb

    To mature, or become fully developed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of come of age in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of come of age in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of come of age in a Sentence

  1. Amy Palmer:

    She's been on television almost her entire life and has come of age in the advent of the Kardashians. She's learned that the [more skin] you show, the more press coverage and attention you get in Hollywood. We've seen this before countless times. From Britney Spears to Christina Aguilera to Kim [Kardashian] and her sisters, she's trying to break free from her good girl image to a sex symbol.

  2. Kakadu Tourism chair Rick Allert:

    The whole area has really come of age, but we could cater for thousands more visitors, it’s a huge area, and less than three hours drive from Darwin.

  3. Frank Kilbourn:

    We've got credible auction houses and a great gallery system and the world is now realizing that we've come of age, it's a great place to look at art and to buy art.

  4. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    discharge by death- in this technotyrannical society. I say this:- the youths now come of age, filled with hate, anger and rage, all learned and conditioned behaviors from adults, as they discharge by death upon the world's technotyrannical stage. they all see death as a way of life. How foolish?

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    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    • A. splay
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