• 简明词典(词霸)
  • 柯林斯词典
  • 牛津词典
  • young


    • [jʌŋ]
    • [jʌŋ]


    • adj.
      年幼的; 有朝气的; 年轻人的; 青年的;
    • n.
      年轻人; 幼小的动物,崽;


  • 词态变化

    • 复数: youngs;
    • 比较级: younger;
    • 最高级: youngest;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 年幼的
    • 有朝气的
    • 年轻人的
    • 青年的
    • 年轻人

    You are too young to join the army.



    The young actor was given a minor part in the new play.



    The lion fought to protect her young.



    At least the club keeps the young people off the streets.



    He is an eligible young man.



    The youth club leader was unpopular with the young people because he was always flinging his weight around.



    The mate observed regretfully that he could not account for that young fellow's whims.



    Judging by the sound of his voice, the man couldn't be very young.

    听声音, 那人已不太年轻.


    That forceful young woman edged out the former headmaster and is now headmaster herself.



    The young man waited up.



    There's no use batting your eyelashes at me, young lady!

    冲我拋媚眼没有用, 小姐!


    The courts are making efforts to bring their crimes home to the young people.



    The new premier is forming his government mainly from young men.



    The young man is a raw beginner.



    After his parents died, responsibility for his three younger sisters bore down upon the young man.

    双亲去世后, 照顾三个妹妹的重担就压在这个年轻人的肩上.


    The audience was made up of very young children.



    The young trees have struck root.



    I'm so glad to have been the means of bringing you two young people together.



    My grandmother used to work below stairs as a housemaid when she was young.



    The young nurse was very nervous when she assisted at her first operation.



    The aim of the campaign is to make young people believe that smoking is a mug's game.



    A young and beautiful girl was leaning with her back against the wainscot.



    He denied that some young people today were degenerating.



    The court laid the young thief under an obligation to report to the police station once a week.



    The purpose of the scheme is not to help the employers but to provide work for young people.



    Men and women , old and young, all pitched in.



    The war swallowed up many young men into its maw.



    All the villagers , men and women , old and young, took part in the battle against the drought.

    全村不论男女老幼, 都参加了抗旱斗争.


  • 真题例句

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    • 高考
    • 考研

    Veiseh began to remember the details of his everyday experiences after he met his first young love.


    One of the reasons I find this topic very interesting is because my mom was a smoker when I was younger, says Lindson-Hawley, who studies tobacco and health at the University of Oxford.


    Highly superior autobiographical memory' ( ' , or HSAM for short), first came to light in the early 2000s, with a young woman named Jill Price.


    He had always had a good memory, but the thrill of young love seems to have shifted a gear in his mind: from now on, he would start recording his whole life in detail.


    A young woman sought explanation from a brain scientist when she noticed her unusual memory.


    A decorated egg with a bird on it, given to a young married couple, is a wish for children.


    This is especially interesting when you consider that younger people are generally more interested in travelrelated technologies than older onesWhen it comes to driverless cars, differences in attitude are more pronounced based on factors not related to age.


    This is Hesiod, of course, a younger contemporary poet, we believe, with Homer, Soupios says.


    The shorthand ( ' , 简写) educators use for this is pre-K —meaning instruction before kindergarten—and the big idea is to prepare 4-year-olds and even younger kids to be ready to succeed on their K-12 journey.


    The results do not mean that young adults need to start worrying about their memories.


    That is, generally, younger people tend to outnumber older people on the front end of a technological shift.


    Some show up ready, but many do not at this critical time when young brains are developing rapidly.


    Some of them begin to decline when people are still young.


    Patterns of childhood eating can be hard to break when we're adults, which may mean that kids of depressed moms end up dying younger.


    It further widens the gap between the old and the young.


    Declining mental function is often seen as a problem of old age, but certain aspects of brain function actually begin their decline in young adulthood, a new study suggests.


    The biggest increases tended to be in brands that were popular with young smokers.


    We are at a point where in much of the developed world the vast majority of young people grew up playing video games, and an increasingly high percentage of adults play these video games too, Werbach says.


    Recently I attended several meetings where we talked about ways to retain students and keep younger faculty members from going elsewhere.


    And in my position as a professor at three different colleges, the actual problems in educating our young people and older students have deepened, while the number of people hired—not to teach but to hold meetings—has increased significantly.


    Young people do less cooking at home than the elderly these days.


    Still, I find it strange that only a third of young people report preparing meals at home regularly.


    So I've watched a lot of children—talking, playing, arguing, eating, studying, and being young.


    Isn't this the same crowd that rails against processed junk and champions craft cooking? And isn't this the generation who say they're concerned about their health and the well-being of the planet? If these are truly the values of many young people, then their behavior doesn't match their beliefs.


    But this doesn't necessarily translate to real cooking, and the result of this survey shouldn't surprise anyone: 52% of those 65 or older cook at home five or more times per week; only a third of young people do.


    The question of whether our government should promote science and technology or the liberal arts in higher education isn't an either/or proposition(命题),although the current emphasis on preparing young Americans for STEM(science, technology, engineering, maths)-related fields can make it seem that way.


    The Big Three American carmakers—General Motors, Ford and Chrysler—accumulated ruinous costs over the post-war years, such as gold-plated health plans and pensions for workers who retired as young as 48.


    It is optional for young women.


    Boys'chools are the perfect place to teach young men to express their emotions and involve them in activities such as art, dance and music


    most young people                                       


    The popular notion that older people need less sleep than younger adults is a myth, scientists said yesterday.


    psychiatrist (心理医生) at the University of California, San Diego, said older people are more likely to suffer from broken sleep, while younger people are better at sleeping efficiently straight through the night


    The more healthy an older adult is, the more they sleep like they did when they were younger.


    It's important that we develop a social network when young.


    young Americans say reading is important, more important than computers and science.


    A majority of them are young couples


    They are popular figures among young people.


    They are little lessons which older people of a culture pass down to the younger people to teach them about life.


    But there is no evidence to show that the structure of eyes is changed by wearing glasses at a young age.


    A medium-sized young man carrying a gun.


    He gives informative talks to young children


    They catered to the taste of the younger generation.


    The Grand Tourist was typically a young man with a thorough grounding in Greek and Latin literature as well as some leisure time, some means, and some interest in art.


    Public policies aimed at young children have helped, including public preschool programs and reading initiatives.


    It was fashionable among young people of the time.


    In these groups, which came out of an Eastern European tradition of developing young talent, professors teach promising K-12 students advanced mathematics for several hours after school or on weekends.


    Especially in affluent families, children start young.


    Beginning in the late sixteenth century, it became fashionable for young aristocrats to visit Paris, Venice, Florence, and above all, Rome, as the culmination ( ' , 终极) of their classical education.


    At a time when young beauty shoppers are often turning to Sephora or Ulta instead of department store beauty counters, Macy's hopes Bluemercury will help strengthen its position in the category.


    So recently, I’ve looked at young people’s drinking and it’s obviously a major concern to government at the moment.


    I remember talking with a young lawyer who was about to begin her first jury trial.


    Young people should have lofty ideals in life and strive to be leaders.


    We, of course, need to pay attention to youngsters who are filled with discontent and hostility, but we should not allow these extreme cases to distort our view of most young people.


    Such results may seem surprising against the background of shocking incidents that color the way the mass media portray the young.


    Some young people like to keep something to themselves and don't want their parents to know about it.


    Results of USA WEEKEND's Teens & Parents survey reveal a generation of young people who get along well with their parents and approve of the way they're being raised.


    Perhaps in the face of impersonal and intimidating globalization, a young person's family feels more like a friendly haven than an oppressive trap.


    Our society needs the full participation of its younger citizens if it is to continue to thrive.


    Not many young people eligible for voting are interested in local or national elections these days.


    It is fine and healthy for teens to cultivate their personal interests, and it is good news when young people enjoy harmonious relations with their family and friends.


    It is beneficial to encourage young people to explore the broader world and get ready to make it a better place.


    It is also troubling that voting rates among our youngest eligible voters—18- to 24-year-olds—are way down: Little more than one in four now go to the polls, even in national elections, compared with almost twice that many when 18-year-olds were first given the vote.


    In the past, the young have eagerly participated in national service and civic affairs, often with lots of energy and idealism.


    In fact, other recent studies have found there has never been a time in American history when so small a proportion of young people have sought or accepted leadership roles in local civic organizations.


    But there is also a place in a young life for noble purposes that include a dedication to the broader society, a love of country and an aspiration to make their own leadership contributions.


    But missing from all these data is the sense that today's young care very much about their country, about the broader civic and political environment, or about the future of their society.


    It is too expensive for most young people.


    Because their behaviors are not usually seen as a red flag, these young people have been dubbed the invisible risk group by the study's authors.


    To make matters worse, these schools are ill-equipped to graduate these students— young adults who face specific challenges and obstacles.


    More than a decade ago, cognitive scientists John Bransford and Daniel Schwartz, both then at Vanderbilt University, found that what distinguished young adults from children was not the ability to retain facts or apply prior knowledge to a new situation but a quality they called preparation for future learning.


    A great decline in young work force is likely to occur in China, for instance.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

    A tool developed just a couple of years ago by a young farmer, Jonathan Dysinger, in Tennessee, with a small loan from a local slow money group.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A young English teacher saved the lives of 30 students when he took control of a bus after its driver suffered a serious heart attack.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 完形填空 原文

    Also explores philosophy and wellbeing to make sure young readers have a balanced take on life.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    As Cancandy's success grows, so does Moore's credibility as a young entrepreneur.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    As cultural symbols go, the American car is quite young.

    2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    As recently reported in The Auk: ornithological advances, some mother birds may teach their young to sing even before they hatch?

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    As the co-founder of the National Young Farmers Coalition NYFC (美国青年农会) and a family farmer myself, I have a front-row seat to the innovations among small farmers that are transforming the industry.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Back in 1983, two scientists, Jack Schultz and Ian Baldwin, reported that young maple trees getting bitten by insects send out a particular smell that neighboring plants can get.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    But beyond that, even very young children want to be part of a shared purpose.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Children as young as ten are becoming dependent on social media for their sense of self-worth, a major study warned.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Even the youngest children in the class were attracted by the story.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 完形填空 原文

    Fame is a great thirst of the young.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    Families can enjoy the experience together, too, with family camp programs for families with children as young as 7.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    For example, she received the 2007 Brick Award recognizing the efforts of young people to change the world.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Hannah is one of many examples of young people who are making a difference in the world.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Her mother Maxime, one of a family of fourteen, had been an athlete herself as a young girl but, like so many other girls in Waterhouse, had to stop after she had her first baby.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    His sons are still so young; one is 13, and the other is 10.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 听力 原文

    I found the pre-holidays a good time to encourage young children to donate less-used things, and it worked.

    2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    I helped carry the young man out of the water.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文

    If you talk about fashion today, you are talking about China - its influences, its direction, its breathtaking clothes, and how young designers and models are finally acknowledging that in many ways.

    2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    In a society that tends to measure everything in terms of dollars and cents, we learn form a young age to consider the costs of our decisions in financial terms.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 完形填空 原文

    In recent years, however, young upper middle-class people in London, have begun to adopt some regional accents, in order to hide their class origins.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    It is important to cure a young owl.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    It is not surprising that young people are likely to burst out, particularly when there are reasons to do so.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    It was time for her to have a new baby, and it was also time for the young panda to be independent.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 语法填空 原文

    It's about two sisters - Eri, a model who either won't or can't stop sleeping,and Mari, a young student.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    It's not just the dream of the young.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文

    Many bad habits can be especially difficult to cure because they are likely to have been formed at a very young age.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 句子填空 原文

    Many young people, most of whom were well-educated, headed for remote regions to chase their dreams.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 单项填空 原文

    Melissa, his daughter, felt it more than worthwhile to save his music, to which she fell asleep catch night when she was young.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Michael Tomasello's tests on young children indicate that they have the instinct to help others.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设

    Moreover, the tendency for universities to monitor and shape student behavior runs up against another characteristic of young adults: the response to being controlled by their elders.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    My older students say it makes them feel young.

    2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Not only will you help our young volunteers to develop personally, you'll also learn new skills and increase your cultural awareness.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Now that the chances of dying young are much lower, the chances of living long are much higher due to better diets and health care.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 完形填空 原文

    Now, through the two organizations that he has founded--the digital himalaya project and the world oral literature project--Turin has started a campaign to make such documents, for the world available not just to scholars but to the younger generation.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    One is that these instincts appear at a very young age before most parents have started to train children to behave socially.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Over the years, Parisian cafes have fallen victim to changes in the French lifestyle-longer working hours, a fast food boom and a younger generation's desire to spend more time at home.

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Owain James, the president of the National Union of Students NUS, argued that the increase is evidence of student hardship – young people are being forced into earning money before finishing their education.

    2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Police praised the young teacher's quick thinking.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 完形填空 原文

    Recently, she has shown great interest in photo exhibits which feature young artists with islamic or Chinese background.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 信息匹配 题设

    She glanced down at me through her glasses, "you are no different from your classmates, young man.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    She had found a young owl on the ground.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    She took care of younger children.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    Since he first started volunteering his car to the young people.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Some psychologists suggest that young children learn about more than just the physical world in this way---that they investigate human psychology and the rules of language using similar means.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Suppose you are doing research on children's relationship skills, you may want to read circle time for young children.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读B 题设

    Teens and younger children are reading a lot less for fun, according to a common sense media report published Monday.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Teresa posted a photo of the chance meeting on a social networking website accompanied by the touching words: "what a blessing this young man was to our family! he was so sweet and kind to do this.

    2018年高考英语全国卷3 完形填空 原文

    That young man is honest, cooperative, always there when you need his help.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 单项选择 原文

    The five daughters helped in the restaurant when they were young.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    The helping behaviors of young children.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    The Jazz audience continues to shrink and grow older, and the music has failed to connect with younger generations.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The psychologist Michael Tomasello has studied this cooperativeness in a series of experiments with very young children.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    The report data shows that pleasure reading levels for younger children, ages 2-8, remain largely the same.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The same cognitive systems that make young children feel good about feel good about figuring something out may have been adopted by adult scientists.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The same is true of the young adults going to college.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    The younger a child is, the more he watches TV.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Their young daughter had gone to the trash can and found a pile of unfamiliar papers.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Then, after two and a half years, the mother drove the young panda away.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 语法填空 原文

    There are several reasons to believe that the urges to help, inform and share are not taught, but naturally possessed in young children.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    They should either monitor their websites better so that children do not sign up too early, or they should adjust their websites to the needs of younger users.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    This is called "herd immunity", which protects the people who get hurt easily, including those who can't be vaccinated for medical reasons, babies too young to get vaccinated and people on whom the vaccine doesn't work.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    This joyful show will please everyone, from the youngest to the oldest.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    This will for the lack of young work force.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 题设

    Today, many men and women in their "golden years" are healthy, still active, and young in mind if not in age.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 完形填空 原文

    Toknow magazine is a big hit in the world of children's publishing, bringing a unique combination of challenging ideas and good fun to young fans every month.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    When her five daughters were young, Helene An always told them that there was strength in unity.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    When/if it cried, she rocked it back and forth and gave it little comforting pats, the mother continued to care for the young panda for more than two years.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 语法填空 原文

    While regularly eating out seems to have become common for many young people in recent years, it's not without a cost.

    2018年高考英语浙江卷 语法填空 原文

    With a new farm bill to be debated in congress, consumers must take a stand with young farmers.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    With farmers over the age of 65 outnumbering farmers younger than 35 by six to one, and with two-thirds of the nation's farmland in need of a new farmer, we must clear the path for talented people willing to grow the nation's food.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    You might also design an adventure challenge to train young volunteers.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    "Young birds are often attracted to the warm road surface and get killed by the traffic." Biology student Hannah tells the broadcaster.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 听力 原文

    Young children learning to play team sports are often told, "There is no I in team."

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Young models selling dreams to the world.

    2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    These groups mainly rely for instilling needed dispositions into the young upon the same sort of association which keeps the adults loyal to their group.


    There is a marked difference between the education which every one gets from living with others, and the deliberate educating of the young.


    If humanity has made some headway in realizing that the ultimate value of every institution is its distinctively human effect we may well believe that this lesson has been learned largely through dealings with the young.


    But in dealing with the young, the fact of association itself as an immediate human fact, gains in importance.


    In South Africa, an HIV-prevention initiative known as LoveLife recruits young people to promote safe sex among their peers.


    Global challenges and social innovation ought to receive much more attention from scientists, especially the young ones.


    The newly revised Danish Fashion Ethical Charter clearly states: “We are aware of and take responsibility for the impact the fashion industry has on body ideals, especially on young people”.


    His analysis should therefore end any self-contentedness among those who may believe that the global position of English is so stable that the young generation of the United Kingdom do not need additional language capabilities.


    The family’s increasing poverty forced Dickens out of school at age 12 to work in Warren’s Blacking Warehouse, a shoe-polish factory, where the other working boys mocked him as "the young gentleman."


    Young people who are digital natives are indeed becoming more skillful at separating fact from fiction in cyberspace.


    So when young people are critical of an over-tweeting president, they reveal a mental discipline in thinking skills - and in their choices on when to share on social media.


    A new survey by Harvard University finds more than two-thirds of young Americans disapprove of President Trump's use of Twitter.


    A Knight Foundation focus-group survey of young people between ages 14 and 24 found they use.


    A 2014 survey conducted in Australia, Britain, and the United States by the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that young people's reliance on social media led to greater political engagement.


  • 英英释义


    • 1. any immature animal
    • 2. young people collectively;

      "rock music appeals to the young"

      "youth everywhere rises in revolt"


    • 1. (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth;

      "young people"

    • 2. (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity;

      "new potatoes"

      "young corn"

  • 词根词缀

    词根: young


    • adj.

      young 年轻的, 年纪小的

      young年轻→adj.年轻的, 年纪小的

    • n.

      youngster 年青人, 少年

      young年轻+ster人→n.年青人, 少年

  • 词组搭配

    with young



  • 同义词辨析

    young, youthful, juvenile, adolescent


    • young: 强调年龄小,处于生长的前期。
    • youthful: 褒义或贬义均可用。指具有青年人的外貌或年轻人应具有的品格。
    • juvenile: 较正式用词,一般12岁以下的少年,着重其生理和智力上的不成熟。
    • adolescent: 指13至16岁左右处于青春期的人,尚不成熟。
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    • young blood

      We keep young bloods so busy they never have a chance to look out of the window.