Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 06/01/18 Adultescent

Adultescent (noun)
adultescent [ad-uhl-tes-uh nt, uh-duhl‐]

1. a young adult or middle-aged person who has interests, traits, etc., that are usually associated with teenagers.

Also called a·dul·to·les·cent [uh-duhl-tuh-les-uh nt] /əˌdʌl təˈlɛs ənt/, kidult.

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Origin: First recorded in 1995–2000; adult + (adol)escent

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