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Meaning & Definition of Young in English

English

Young

/jəŋ/

noun

1. Any immature animal

    synonym:
  • young
  • ,
  • offspring

2. United states film and television actress (1913-2000)

    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Loretta Young

3. United states civil rights leader (1921-1971)

    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Whitney Young
  • ,
  • Whitney Moore Young Jr.

4. British physicist and egyptologist

  • He revived the wave theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of color vision
  • He also played an important role in deciphering the hieroglyphics on the rosetta stone (1773-1829)
    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Thomas Young

5. United states jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959)

    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Pres Young
  • ,
  • Lester Willis Young

6. English poet (1683-1765)

    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Edward Young

7. United states baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)

    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Cy Young
  • ,
  • Danton True Young

8. United states religious leader of the mormon church after the assassination of joseph smith

  • He led the mormon exodus from illinois to salt lake city, utah (1801-1877)
    synonym:
  • Young
  • ,
  • Brigham Young

9. Young people collectively

  • "Rock music appeals to the young"
  • "Youth everywhere rises in revolt"
    synonym:
  • young
  • ,
  • youth

adjective

1. (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth

  • "Young people"
    synonym:
  • young
  • ,
  • immature

2. (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development

  • Before complete maturity
  • "New potatoes"
  • "Young corn"
    synonym:
  • new
  • ,
  • young

3. Suggestive of youth

  • Vigorous and fresh
  • "He is young for his age"
    synonym:
  • youthful
  • ,
  • vernal
  • ,
  • young

4. Being in its early stage

  • "A young industry"
  • "The day is still young"
    synonym:
  • young

5. Not tried or tested by experience

  • "Unseasoned artillery volunteers"
  • "Still untested in battle"
  • "An illustrator untried in mural painting"
  • "A young hand at plowing"
    synonym:
  • unseasoned
  • ,
  • untested
  • ,
  • untried
  • ,
  • young

Examples of using

Getting old is not good, but dying young isn't too good either.
You should travel while you're young instead of spending time in front of the computer.
While you're young, you should travel.