Yong or young

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Yong
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Young

Young

Adjective

Definition:

Having lived or existed for only a short time

Examples:

  1. A young girl
  2. Young tender mint leaves
  3. My three daughters were young at the time
  4. The young are amazingly resilient

Synonyms:

  • Youthful
  • Juvenile
  • Young people
  • Youths

Young

Noun

Definition:

Offspring, especially of an animal before or soon after birth

Examples:

  1. Many grebes carry their young on their backs

Synonyms:

  • Offspring
  • Progeny
  • Family
  • Children

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