Meaning of youthfulness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈjuːθfʊlnəs/ /ˈjuːθf(ə)lnəs/


mass noun
  • 1The fact of being young.

    ‘his relative youthfulness counted against him in business circles’
    • ‘Qualities people attribute to skin - sensuality, youthfulness, vitality, beauty, even goodness - are also qualities they see in themselves.’
    • ‘He delights in the youthfulness of his live show crowds.’
    • ‘It shocked me too to see the youthfulness of some of the most intoxicated people.’
    • ‘The average age of participants is about 22.5, so there's no denying their youthfulness.’
    • ‘She delights in flaunting her youthfulness in the face of her older colleagues.’
    1. 1.1Behaviour or appearance characteristic of young people.
      ‘the eternal youthfulness of Sir Richard was infectious’
      • ‘They keep my energy levels up and ensure my youthfulness.’
      • ‘If you plan to live beyond 70, calcium-rich foods such as milk can help protect your youthfulness.’
      • ‘Zeffirelli used young inexperienced actors, Olivia Hussey (Juliet) and Leonard Whiting (Romeo), giving the action its visual youthfulness but losing poetic weight in the lines.’
      • ‘Here is Vasiliev at 60, his youthfulness barely hidden these days by a silvery patrician goatee.’
      • ‘These phytonutrients which are powerful in their ability to protect the body and the mind from degeneration and maintain youthfulness.’



/ˈjuːθfʊlnəs/ /ˈjuːθf(ə)lnəs/