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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Covered with fine soft hairs or down; (of animals especially human beings) having arrived at the onset of adulthood, but not yet fully mature.

Usage examples (23)
  • The budding breasts of a pubescent girl and the downy chin of pubescent boy
  • And he doesn't have that kind of pubescent depression and life looks grand.
  • The fastest grown twigs are apt to be the least pubescent.
  • Rapid and marked accentuation of unidexterity is a pubescent change. for more
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