Becoming 18 years of age. Relate to legal age.
1850, from person + -hood.
generally in most jurisdictions, attainment of 18 years. See also appropriate age.
the state (and responsibilities) of somebody who has obtained maturity
- the period of the time inside your life after your real growth has actually stopped and you are clearly fully developed
the period of the time inside your life after your actual growth has stopped and you are totally developed.
To raise a child to adulthood requires your heart, energy, time, and wealth.