What does teenager mean?

Definitions for teenager
ˈtinˌeɪ dʒərteena·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adolescent, stripling, teenager, teennoun

    a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity

Wiktionary

  1. teenagernoun

    Literally, a person from thirteen to nineteen, an adolescent.

Wikipedia

  1. teenager

    Adolescence (from Latin adolescere 'to mature') is a transitional stage of physical and psychological development that generally occurs during the period from puberty to adulthood (typically corresponding to the age of majority). Adolescence is usually associated with the teenage years, but its physical, psychological or cultural expressions may begin earlier and end later. Puberty now typically begins during preadolescence, particularly in females. Physical growth (particularly in males) and cognitive development can extend past the teens. Age provides only a rough marker of adolescence, and scholars have not agreed upon a precise definition. Some definitions start as early as 10 and end as late as 25 or 26. The World Health Organization definition officially designates an adolescent as someone between the ages of 10 and 19.

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  1. teenager

    A teenager is a person who is between the ages of 13 and 19 years old. The term is typically used to describe this specific stage of human development that occurs during adolescence, characterized by physical, mental, and emotional growth and changes. The word "teenager" comes from the English numerical suffix "-teen", indicating the end numbers of the age range.

Wikidata

  1. Teenager

    Teenager is a 1996 album by Jane Siberry. It was her first release for Sheeba Records, the independent label she established for herself after the end of her contract with Reprise Records. The album is composed of songs that Siberry had written as a teenager, but had never subsequently released on record.

Editors Contribution

  1. teenager

    A unit of time in the life of a human being where their body hormone level changes and development into an adult starts.

    The teenager phase of life is a joy as there are beautiful changes which occur and help a young person to live, learn, change and grow.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 2, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'teenager' in Nouns Frequency: #2016

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of teenager in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of teenager in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of teenager in a Sentence

  1. Stacy Simera:

    We do know that sleep loss hurts every teenager, but it's going to hurt the low SES teenager even more.

  2. Karma Quick-Panwala:

    That, as a teenager, this is what [ Isabella ] chose to focus on -- to facilitate our need for access and help the deaf community be able to communicate in this time -- I'm so grateful that her interest in this area led her to do this.

  3. Kyle Plush:

    Kyle Plush parents do it how Kyle Plush parents did it in the old days, write it down on an index card and the card is handed to someone somehow sending the person dispatching on that channel, he said. Plush suffocated after he became trapped under the third-row seat that flipped and pinned him while he was trying to reach his tennis equipment. The teenager told 911 operators where he was located, but authorities were not able to find him. A deputy sent to the scene soon after called in to report that he could n’t find anyone trapped in a van, and questioned if the call had been a prank. 911 DISPATCHER WHO ANSWERED CALL FROM BOY CRUSHED BY MINIVAN SEAT COMPLAINED ABOUT JOB DAYS BEFORE INCIDENT Police said Amber Smith, the 911 operator who answered Plush’s second call, failed to relay information to the additional officers who were at the scene. During the call, Plush explained to Smith the call was not a joke. I am trapped inside my gold Honda Odyssey van in the parking lot of the Seven Hills... Send officers immediately, Plush pleaded. I ’m almost dead.

  4. Jurnee Thompson:

    When a grown person or a teenager murders your 8-year-old child and you don't come forward, it's heart breaking.

  5. Kevin Federline:

    I try to explain to them,' Look, maybe that's just another way Britney SpearsFederline tries to express Britney SpearsFederline,' but that doesn't take away from the fact of what it does to them. It's tough. I can't imagine how it feels to be a teenager having to go to high school.

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