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Princeton's WordNet

  1. teens(noun)

    the time of life between the ages of 12 and 20

  2. teens(noun)

    all the numbers that end in -teen


  1. teens(Noun)

    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. teens(Noun)

    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. teens(Noun)

    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.

Anagrams for teens »

  1. Enets, sente, tense

  2. Enets

  3. Sente

How to pronounce teens?

  1. Alex
    US English

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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. Rom Dongeto:

    Women are dying from maternal complications, teens are getting pregnant and people are dying from HIV-related causes. Lives of Filipino citizens are at stake.

  2. 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.

  3. Dustin Lee:

    We know very little about the acute and long-term effects of high-potency THC on neurobiology and behavior, this is especially concerning for teens, who are in a critical time for development of brain structures that are integral in executive functioning.

  4. Brian Marquis:

    We came up with this week six years ago. This is our sixth year, the idea really is to counteract the myths about drugs and alcohol that teens get from the Internet, from television, movies (and) music.

  5. Jamie Zeitzer:

    However, the treatments that are developed for jet lag can be used for less prevalent, though far more significant societal problems including delayed sleep in teens( in whom we have an ongoing clinical trial using the flash technique) and shift workers who try to flip between a night time schedule for work and a day time schedule for leisure.

Images & Illustrations of teens

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

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