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Definition of "youngish" []

  • Somewhat young. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "youngish" in a sentence
  • ""'I don't know what you call youngish,' he laughed, 'my master's turned sixty, and his wife's as old.'"
  • "He was described as youngish by the doctor in the hospital."
  • "Langhorne proved to be a tall, rather slim, man of what might be called youngish middle age."