Meaning of “puberty” in the English Dictionary


"puberty" in American English

See all translations

pubertynoun [ U ]

us /ˈpju·bər·t̬i/

the stage in a person’s life when the person develops from a child into an adult because of changes in the body that make the person able to have children

(Definition of “puberty” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)