teenage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj teenage being of the age 13 through 19 "teenage mothers","the teen years"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Teenage suicide is the second cause of death in the state of Wisconsin
    • n Teenage The longer wood for making or mending fences.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Teenage cosmetic surgeries nearly doubled in the USA between 1996 and 1998
    • n teenage Wood for fences or inclosures.
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Quotations

  • P. J. O'Rourke
    P.%20J.%20O%27Rourke
    “Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.”
  • Michael Jackson
    Michael Jackson
    “I was a veteran before I was a teenager.”
  • Tiffani-Amber Thiessen
    Tiffani-Amber Thiessen
    “I have more zits now than I did as a teenager. Stress zits.”
  • Bumper Sticker
    Bumper Sticker
    “There's nothing wrong with teenagers that reasoning with them won't aggravate.”
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran%20Lebowitz
    “Remember that as a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.”

Usage

In literature:

In 1863, the teenage Bell and his brother Melville made an artificial talking mechanism out of wood, rubber, gutta-percha, and tin.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
And then as the teenage boy was leaving a servant told him to return the next day.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
Every second teenage girl wore one of them.
"Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom" by Cory Doctorow
A freckled-faced teenager in a dinner jacket was in the driver's seat and had the blister window open.
"Code Three" by Rick Raphael
Half a dozen teenaged Tulans brought a cool drink similar to cocoa; it seemed to give a slight lift.
"Adaptation" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
They'll shoot a couple of teenage kids, or something, then they'll have a city-wide mess on their hands.
"Border, Breed Nor Birth" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Their ring was answered by a pretty, teenaged girl.
"Sonny" by Rick Raphael
People on porches and teenagers in front of the drugstore.
"The Mighty Dead" by William Campbell Gault
Their quarrel seemed like the antics of teenagers now.
"The Black Tide" by Arthur G. Stangland
The guardhouse itself had a dozing teenager, undoubtedly with an Uzi resting across his lap.
"Life Blood" by Thomas Hoover
For parents and teenagers.
"What Works: Schools Without Drugs" by United States Department of Education
A teenager, in torn shorts, gutted a snake.
"When the Owl Cries" by Paul Bartlett
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In news:

Some parents are furious that strippers performed lap-dances for teenage boys at a 16-year-old's birthday party, in Upstate NY.
An Evans woman said her teenage son punched a door after she hid his bong .
Alan Turner and his wife, Cindy, came up with this idea more than a decade ago: Offer children, toddlers to teenagers, both candy and books on Halloween.
He grew up in Ukraine but became a refugee and as a teenager he moved with his family to Vermont.
Teenager says boredom led to alleged automobile burglaries.
Jerry McCrea/The Star-Ledger Steve Domalewski, the Wayne teenager who was struck by a baseball in 2006.
As of last Wednesday, we have three teenagers in the house.
It is one form of craziness to be outnumbered by your kids and another altogether to be outnumbered by your teenagers.
It is one form of craziness to be outnumbered by your kids – and another altogether to be outnumbered by your teenagers.
A potent mix of street savvy and aching vulnerability characterizes the portraits of city teenagers that the photographer Amy Touchette took for her series New York Young.
Teenage Phillies fan gets brotherly love , from Taser.
A YouTube video went viral this summer and landed some Wilmington teenagers an audition for an upcoming TV dance show.
For some reason, there are teenagers switching clothes on stage.
The New York Senate Passes a Bill to Protect teenagers.
YOUR teenager may wear them — blue jeans with a Von Dutch logo, memorializing a legend that rivals any temperamental artist of any age.
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In science:

The adversaries to an election system are not teenagers in garages but foreign governments and powerful interests at home and abroad.
Security Considerations for Remote Electronic Voting over the Internet
Without a state diploma it was impossible for him to be admitted into an ordinary school with teenagers of his age.
The Roland De Witte 1991 Detection of Absolute Motion and Gravitational Waves
U.S. and India origins . Reported worker ages range from teenagers to senior citizens, with education levels ranging from high school to doctoral degrees. Some workers depend on income from mTurk for a living, while many just earn a few extra bucks while passing the time .
Crowdsourcing for Usability Testing
This seems reasonable from the average teenager’s perspective, in which parents normally have little connection with personal interests.
Understanding the Interaction between Interests, Conversations and Friendships in Facebook
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