Example sentences for: adulthood

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

  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind came out 20 years ago, when the audience largely consisted of trail-end baby boomers likely to groove to Richard Dreyfuss' desire to throw off the shackles of adulthood and play.

  • This suggests that interventions to prevent overweight early in adulthood may mitigate the magnitude and prevalence of hip OA and its related disability.

  • (Sheehy's key works in this regard are Passages , which deals with life up until one's 50s; The Silent Passage (1991), about menopause; New Passages (1995), about the second adulthood that begins in one's 50s; and Understanding Men's Passages (1998), about male menopause.)

  • This celebration marks the beginning of adulthood for a young woman.

  • An essay claims popular culture is now so kid-oriented that kids have no model for mature adulthood.

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