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young

1. Geography
a. (of mountains) formed in the Alpine orogeny and still usually rugged in outline
b. another term for youthful
2. of or relating to a rejuvenated group or movement or one claiming to represent the younger members of the population, esp one adhering to a political ideology
3. offspring, esp young animals
4. with young (of animals) pregnant
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It was the artist's intention to take no pupils but young ladies belonging to rich families of good position, in order to meet with no complaints as to the composition of his classes.
The young man having left his horse tied to the gate in the court, mounted the great staircase and addressed the guard in the first chamber.
The errors of young men, are the ruin of business; but the errors of aged men, amount but to this, that more might have been done, or sooner.
I hardly know whether it was the analogies or the differences that were uppermost in the mind of a young American, who, two or three years ago, sat in the garden of the "Trois Couronnes," looking about him, rather idly, at some of the graceful objects I have mentioned.
He glanced at his cousin and the young lady visitor; and they were both regarding him with a smile of approbation.
All the young fellows in the world may go to the divil for me.
Then I glanced at Ernest with curious interest, such as any young comrade might betray on seeing for the first time so noted a hero of the Revolution.
In fact, Miss Knag had conceived an incipient affection for Kate Nickleby, after witnessing her failure that morning, and this short conversation with her superior increased the favourable prepossession to a most surprising extent; which was the more remarkable, as when she first scanned that young lady's face and figure, she had entertained certain inward misgivings that they would never agree.
His Highness arose and went to the young man's bench.
The consequence of which was, that the young ladies tittered and giggled, and the old lady laughed out loud, and the bailie and the other old fellows roared till they were red in the face, the whole mortal time.
There's a young man hid with me, in comparison with which young man I am a Angel.
Now, Monsieur Malicorne," said the young girl, "does it, at length, please you that we should talk reasonably?