What is Young?

  • (noun): English poet (1683-1765).
    Synonyms: Edward Young
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Young Patriots Organization
... The Young Patriots Organization was an American left-wing organization of the 1960s and 1970s ... Chicago, the organization was designed to support young, white migrants from the Appalachia region ... of the Black Panther Party and José "Cha-Cha" Jiménez of the Young Lords Organization the three organizations formed the Rainbow Coalition (unrelated to Jesse Jackson's later Rainbow/PUSH Coalition) ...
Young America Movement
... The Young America Movement was an American political and cultural attitude in the mid-nineteenth century ... Inspired by European reform movements of the 1830s (see Young Italy, Young Hegelians), the American group was formed as a political organization in 1845 by Edwin de Leon and George H ... O'Sullivan captured the general purpose of the Young America Movement in an 1837 editorial for the Democratic Review Historian Edward L ...
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... soap opera Santa Barbara, playing the young Mason Capwell ... His involvement in Parenthood and the daily soap earned him a nomination for the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actor each ...

More definitions of "Young":

  • (adj): (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity.
    Example: "Young corn"
    Synonyms: new
  • (noun): Young people collectively.
    Example: "Rock music appeals to the young"
    Synonyms: youth
  • (noun): Any immature animal.
    Synonyms: offspring
  • (noun): United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877).
    Synonyms: Brigham Young
  • (adj): (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth.
    Example: "Young people"
    Synonyms: immature
  • (noun): United States film and television actress (1913-2000).
    Synonyms: Loretta Young
  • (noun): British physicist and Egyptologist; he revived the wave theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of color vision; he also played an important role in deciphering the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone (1773-1829).
    Synonyms: Thomas Young

Famous quotes containing the word young:

    The old know what they want; the young are sad and bewildered.
    Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)

    Most adults will do anything to avoid going to a party where they don’t know anyone. But for some reason we may be impatient with the young child who hesitates on the first day of school, or who recoils from the commotion of a birthday party where there are no familiar faces.
    Cathy Rindner Tempelsman (20th century)

    I never thought as it was any harm to say a young man was handsome. But I shall never think of him any more now. For handsome is as handsome does.
    John Osborne (1929–1994)