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Definition of Adult

Adult

  1. Having arrived at maturity, or to full size and strength; matured; as, an adult person or plant; an adult ape; an adult age.
  2. A person, animal, or plant grown to full size and strength; one who has reached maturity.

Adult Quotations

A working definition of fathering might be this: fathering is the act of guiding a child to behave in ways that lead to the child's becoming a secure child in full, thus increasing his or her chances of being happy and fruitful as a young adult.
Clyde Edgerton

Every child should have a caring adult in their lives. And that's not always a biological parent or family member. It may be a friend or neighbor. Often times it is a teacher.
Joe Manchin

Adults are just outdated children.
Dr. Seuss

I have stepped off the relationship scene to come to terms with myself. I have spent most of my adult life being 'someone's girlfriend', and now I am happy being single.
Penelope Cruz

You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.
Walt Disney
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Adult Translations

adult in Afrikaans is volwasse
adult in Dutch is volwassene, adult
adult in French is adulte
adult in German is erwachsen, Erwachsener, erwachsen
adult in Italian is adulto
adult in Latin is adultus (adj.)
adult in Norwegian is voksen
adult in Portuguese is adulto
adult in Spanish is adulto
adult in Swedish is vuxen, fullvuxen
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