youth Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "youth" - Learner English Dictionary

See all translations

youth

noun
 
 
/juːθ/
YOUNG MAN [C] a young man: gangs of youthsYoung peopleKinds of menMen and women
YOUNG PEOPLE [group] B1 young people generally: the youth of today a youth clubYoung peopleDescribing age and birthdays
sb's youth B2 the period of time when someone is young: I was very shy in my youth.Describing age and birthdaysDescribing people who are young
QUALITY [U] the quality of being youngDescribing age and birthdays
(Definition of youth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “youth”

Definitions of “youth” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
sprint

a short and very fast race, such as the 100 metres, or the last part of a longer race that is run as fast as possible

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More