→ You were very young when she died.
→ a field of young barley
a young man un jeune homme
As a young man I was very shy. Quand j'étais jeune, j'étais très timide.
a young woman une jeune femme
→ He's met a very nice young woman.
young people les jeunes
to be young for one's age ne pas faire son âge
→ I was twenty-three, and I suppose, young for my age
[+animal] petits mpl
→ When the young first hatch, they are naked.
(=young people) the young les jeunes → This area teems with the young, especially art students.
n jeune dame f , jeune femme f
→ Why don't you ask one of the young ladies to dance?
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