having attained full size and strength; grown up; mature:
an adult person, animal, or plant.
of, relating to, or befitting adults.
intended for adults; not suitable for children:
a person who is fully grown or developed or of age.
a full-grown animal or plant.
a person who has attained the age of maturity as specified by law.
having reached maturity; fully developed
of or intended for mature people: adult education
regarded as suitable only for adults, because of being pornographic: adult films and magazines
a person who has attained maturity; a grownup
a mature fully grown animal or plant
(law) a person who has attained the age of legal majority (18 years for most purposes) Compare infant
adult a·dult (ə-dŭlt’, ād’ŭlt)
One who has attained maturity or legal age.
A fully grown, mature organism.
Fully developed and mature.
adjective 1. located or occurring on the surface of the earth.
noun, plural agencies. 1. an organization, company, or bureau that provides some service for another: a welfare agency. 2. a company having a franchise to represent another. 3. a governmental bureau, or an office that represents it. 4. the place of business of an agent. 5. Indian agency. 6. an administrative division of a government. […]
noun 1. a person whose duties as an agent are delegated to him or her by another agent. 2. a person who works for or under the supervision of an agent.
adjective 1. formed by the conjunction or collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; total; combined: the aggregate amount of indebtedness. 2. Botany. (of a flower) formed of florets collected in a dense cluster but not cohering, as the daisy. (of a fruit) composed of a cluster of carpels belonging to the same […]