Example sentences for: adolescent

How can you use “adolescent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON), the most common cause of male adolescent blindness, is attributed to mutations in mtDNA genes encoding subunits of complex I (NADH dehydrogenase (ND) - alternatively termed NADH CoQ 1 reductase).

  • A spokesman for fertility doctors suspects that ronsangels.com is really aimed at "adolescent boys."

  • Erik Erikson once observed that "we who know so much about the child in the adult know so much less about the fate of the adolescent in him, whether as a continued source of renewal or as a split-off younger self alternately idealized and repudiated, revived and 'murdered'--and, of course, reprojected on the young."

  • In the health and fitness section of the New York Times , there's a piece about a new no-holds-barred book for adolescent girls called Deal With It!

  • The two lead characters are vicious, crude, solipsistic, and adolescent.

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