meaning of adulthood

adulthood meaning in Law Dictionary

Becoming 18 years of age. Relate to legal age.


adulthood meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1850, from person + -hood.


adulthood meaning in Business Dictionary

generally in most jurisdictions, attainment of 18 years. See also appropriate age.


adulthood meaning in General Dictionary

the state (and responsibilities) of somebody who has obtained maturity

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  • the period of the time inside your life after your real growth has actually stopped and you are clearly fully developed

adulthood meaning in Sexual Dictionary

the period of the time inside your life after your actual growth has stopped and you are totally developed.


Sentence Examples with the word adulthood

To raise a child to adulthood requires your heart, energy, time, and wealth.

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