Adjective "Juvenile" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Juvenile


    Definition:

    1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or suitable or intended for young persons: juvenile books.

    2. young; youthful: juvenile years.

    3. immature; childish; infantile: His juvenile tantrums are not in keeping with his age. noun

    4. a young person; youth.

    5. Theater. a youthful male or female role. an actor or actress who plays such parts.

    6. a book for children.

    7. Ornithology. a young bird in the stage when it has fledged, if altricial, or has replaced down of hatchin

    Examples:

    "crimes can be juvenile."

    "delinquencies can be juvenile."

    "offenders can be juvenile."

    "courts can be juvenile."

    "centres can be juvenile."

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