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Princeton's WordNet

  1. teensnoun

    the time of life between the ages of 12 and 20

  2. teensnoun

    all the numbers that end in -teen


  1. teensnoun

    The numbers between thirteen and nineteen.

    The number of people at the meeting was in the teens.

    Etymology: The final syllable of the numbers from thirteen to nineteen. More at teen.

  2. teensnoun

    The time of life between thirteen and nineteen years old.

    She is in her teens.

    Etymology: The final syllable of the numbers from thirteen to nineteen. More at teen.

  3. teensnoun

    The second decade of a century: the 1910s, 2010s, etc. The oneties, the tens.

    Etymology: The final syllable of the numbers from thirteen to nineteen. More at teen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Teens

    the years of one's age having the termination -teen, beginning with thirteen and ending with nineteen; as, a girl in her teens

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Teens

    tēnz, n.pl. the years of one's age from thirteen to nineteen.

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  1. Enets, sente, tense

  2. Enets

  3. Sente

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of teens in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of teens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of teens in a Sentence

  1. Megan Moreno:

    In general, teens do go through times of moodiness and may have episodes in which they withdraw from parents, however, teens who withdraw from their entire social scene, including parents, peers, and school may have something more serious going on and may benefit from screening.

  2. Mohamed Azaitraoui:

    Better not to wake up one day and find they've gone, teens think they are Rambos: invincible. They are told they'll be offered salvation in Syria. It's a delectable myth.

  3. Kurt Daims:

    Many teens have part-time jobs. They pay sales tax like everyone else. Yet they have no representation in government.

  4. Lee Woo-rin:

    At first, smartphones comfort South Korea teens, but South Korea teens eventually think that a smartphone is enough to make South Korea teens happy, this leads them to give up school or studies.

  5. Kristina Jackson:

    I would say that it is advisable not to offer your child a sip of your beverage, as it may send the wrong message -- younger teens and tweens may be unable to understand the difference between drinking a sip and drinking one or more drinks.

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  • adolescentiItalian
  • pubescentemLatin
  • padsmitnieka gadi, divtūkstoš desmitie, pusaudža gadi, desmitie, tūkstoš deviņsimt desmitie, padsmitiLatvian
  • tonårenSwedish

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