Definition of legal age in English:

legal age

Syllabification: le·gal age


The age at which a person takes on the rights and responsibilities of an adult.
More example sentences
  • If you are of legal age to drink alcohol and can control your consumption, you may wonder why we recommend avoiding it.
  • In California, if you drink under the legal age, one of the penalties that can be imposed is that you lose your license.
  • If so, there go legal ages for voting, driving, gun ownership, drinking, smoking and pornography.