Definition of teenager in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtiːneɪdʒə/


A person aged between 13 and 19 years.
Example sentences
  • They claim they have been told to send the teenager to another school or face court action.
  • It came as a shock to see how chubby he was as both a child and an early teenager.
  • She was a bit surprised at the matter of fact way in which the teenagers accepted the change.
adolescent, youth, young person, boy, girl, minor, juvenile
informal kid, teen, teenybopper

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