What is young man?

  • (noun): An adolescent male.
    Synonyms: young buck
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    Human life, old and young, takes place between hope and remembrance. The young man sees all the gates to his desires open, and the old man remembers—his hopes.
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    Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer.... He is by constitution expensive, and needs to be rich.
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    Old men who never cheated, never doubted,
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    Where a young man lands hatless from the air.
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