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Synonyms for adolescence

Synonyms for adolescence

the time of life between childhood and maturity

Words related to adolescence

the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood

in the state that someone is in between puberty and adulthood

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They found at least one underage child had falsified papers to get a job.
Under the Act an offender who marries an underage child, the parents and the facilitators can be punished with up to 3 years rigorous imprisonment after their conviction in the court of law.
55 percent of parents of 12-year-olds report their child has a Facebook account; 82 percent of these parents knew when their underage child signed up and 76 percent assisted in creating the account," Fox News quoted Danah Boyd, the lead author of the survey as saying.
If a single and underage child starts a family then there should be no benefits.
If you see that something has happened to a child, or an underage child is seen hawking, it should be reported.
One off-licence boss was summoned to appear before court for allegedly selling alcohol to an underage child.
If a parent's underage child comes home from a party affected by alcohol parents will be empowered by this new legislation to make a complaint to the police.
The Mirror last week revealed a claim Gristina, raised in Edinburgh, arranged for clients to have sex with underage child actors.