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See definition of younger on Dictionary.com
  • as injuvenile
  • as inminor
  • as inminor-league

synonyms for younger

  • youthful
  • adolescent
  • blooming
  • budding
  • developing
  • formative
  • green
  • growing
  • infant
  • junior
  • tender
  • young
  • babyish
  • beardless
  • boyish
  • callow
  • childlike
  • fresh
  • girlish
  • immature
  • inexperienced
  • infantile
  • jejune
  • kid stuff
  • milk-fed
  • naive
  • pubescent
  • puerile
  • teenage
  • undeveloped
  • unfledged
  • unripe
  • unsophisticated
  • unweaned
  • vernal

antonyms for younger

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  • experienced
  • mature
  • old
  • older
  • shrinking
  • withering
  • adult
  • grown-up
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    How to use younger in a sentence

    One problem is that reprogramming doesn’t just make cells act younger but also changes their identity—for instance, turning a skin cell into a stem cell.
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    That means a retired couple in their 80s, or a younger disabled couple, could be financially better off getting divorced than staying married.
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    To think,” said the younger Englishwoman to her sister, “of this wee mite travelling about in an open motor!
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    She and her younger sister, Janet, had quarreled a good deal through force of unfortunate habit.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    Yet he realized that Mrs. Chepstow was looking less faded, younger, more beautiful than when last he had been with her.
    BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
    At this moment Mrs. Chepstow lived in Isaacson's thought that she looked younger, less faded, and more beautiful.
    BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
    Now this younger son—I believe that he is in his twenty-first year at present—has been something of a scapegrace.
    ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
    Victor was the younger son and brother—a tete montee, with a temper which invited violence and a will which no ax could break.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    But more—he realised that the missing part of her was now astir, touched into life by another, and a younger, man.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    Spunyarn, who was to accompany his friend, at a discreet distance was laughing and chatting merrily with the younger girl.
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