Example sentences for: adolescent

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

  • a young man or male adolescent.”

  • "[F]rom the moment Cecilia Bartoli's vibrant Idamante arrives on stage, the performance takes wing, her luscious, tight vibrato perfectly capturing the adolescent trauma of the young prince," says the Independent 's Mark Pappenheim.

  • Today McCain is still a rebel, but he's no longer an adolescent rebel.

  • Set in England before World War I, the play (based on an actual incident) tells the story of an adolescent boy expelled from a military academy for the theft of a five-shilling postal money order, and the financially ruinous attempt of his proper patriarch (played in the film by Nigel Hawthorne) to clear his son's name.

  • The view among Republicans is that adolescent violence is inevitable given the decline of religion.

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