teenager

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See also: Teenager and teen-ager

English[edit]

Teenagers.
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Etymology[edit]

teenage +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈtiːnˌeɪ.dʒə(ɹ)/

Noun[edit]

teenager (plural teenagers)

  1. A person between 13 and 19 years old.
    Most teenagers will undergo lots of changes before reaching adulthood.

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English teenager.

Noun[edit]

teenager c (definite singular teenageren, indefinite plural teenagere or teenagers, definite plural teenagerne)

  1. a teenager

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English teenager.

Noun[edit]

teenager m or f (plural teenagers)

  1. teenager

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English teenager.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /tiˈneiʝeɾ/, [t̪iˈnei̯.ʝeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /tiˈneiʃeɾ/, [t̪iˈnei̯.ʃeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /tiˈneiʒeɾ/, [t̪iˈnei̯.ʒeɾ]

Noun[edit]

teenager m or f (plural teenagers or teenager)

  1. teenager (a person between 13 and 19 years of age)
    Synonym: adolescente

Usage notes[edit]

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.