Definition of "teens" []

  • The years of a person's life between the ages of 13 and 19 inclusive
  • All the numbers that end in -teen
  • Plural form of teen. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • The numbers between thirteen and nineteen. (noun)
  • The time of life between thirteen and nineteen years old. (noun)
  • The second decade of a century: the 1910s, 2010s, etc. The oneties, the tens. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "teens" in a sentence
  • "The whole idea of sensitivity in teens is manufactured delusions as part of our (i'm 19 and just leaving teenagehood) hormonal need to be the literal opposite of how adults percieve us."
  • "Also, the number of cases of genital herpes has increased in teens and young adults in the late 1980s and early 1990s."
  • "Reilly, who converted to Islam in his mid-teens, is thought to have met British-based Muslim radicals in Internet cafes near his council home in Plymouth, which he shared with his mother."