youth - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
noun 

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/juːθ/
singularyouth
pluralyouths
  1. 1
    [uncountable] the time in someone’s life when they are young

    In his youth, he had travelled and seen much of the world.

    relive/recapture your youth:

    The visit was more than just a chance to relive her youth.

    misspent youth (=time spent doing silly or bad things when you are young):

    Adults who choose to go to college in later life are perhaps making up for a misspent youth.