Definitions of pubescent:
  • adjective:   (of animals especially human beings) having arrived at the onset of puberty (the age at which sex glands become functional) but not yet fully mature
    Example: "The budding breasts of a pubescent girl and the downy chin of pubescent boy"
  • adjective:   covered with fine soft hairs or down

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for pubescent at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Book See pubescent used in context: several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2021 Datamuse