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This is, once again, not surprising, but it’s a reminder that subtle differences in age matter when you’re comparing young people who haven’t reached physical maturity.

Sometimes she gets really, really high or low, and that comes with maturity.

Enders’s joining the Lilium board is a sign of the growing maturity of flying-car startups.

From Fortune

Here he was again Sunday morning, back in South Florida, on the video conference in a square adjacent to the square of Ohio State Coach Ryan Day, with Saban saying, “Our team has shown a lot of maturity and perseverance throughout the season.”

A democracy’s maturity and solidity, however, is measured by its institutions’ capacity to resist these claims of democracy’s destruction.

The court ruled she lacked the maturity to make her own medical decisions.

There are those, however, who don't equate sangfroid and good manners with maturity.

Sometimes when tensions run high, even our esteemed elders show a certain lack of maturity.

Never before have the issues facing so many black women been explored with such unapologetic honesty or such clear-cut maturity.

The Silicon Valley electric car manufacturer has plowed through its adolescence and is showing signs of maturity.

It happened that an unusually large crop had been planted and was approaching maturity at the moment of the outbreak of the war.

He realized for the first time what a prop and resource the deep maturity and scornful strength of his mother had been.

Blossoms and fruit in full maturity are found upon the trees at the same time, and hence the harvest lasts nearly the whole year.

The flavor was exceedingly fine, but it had not been allowed to come to maturity, hence it was thin and shriveled.

The seed is sown in August, and the seedlings are transplanted in November, the crop arriving at maturity in three or four months.


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On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to maturity, such as: ability, capability, experience, manhood, maturation, and sophistication.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.