teens[ teenz ]SEE DEFINITION OF teens
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TEENS
She was no older than Dilly, but she had seemed matronly in her teens.
It was the plaid belonging to Stella Hardy, who had died in her teens.
He was getting as incorrigibly sentimental as a girl in her teens!
If we are ever to reach the Heights of Maturity we must spend ten years in the Teens.
They had ventured to apple parings together when not yet out of their 'teens.
Boys not yet in their teens staggered by half-tipsy, or lounged at the doors of gin-shops.
Girl gets into her teens, and her self-consciousness is born.
You are only doing what most boys in your position do in their teens.
He was amazed to find among them a lot of boys and girls not out of their teens.
(I was not far in my teens when I had this experience, but an old man now).
1670s (plural), "teen-age years of a person," formed from -teen taken as a separate word. As "decade of years comprising numbers ending in -teen," from 1889.