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1       adj   Something or someone that is immature is not yet completely grown or fully developed.  
She is emotionally immature.     
  immaturity      n-uncount  
In spite of some immaturity in the figure drawing and painting, it showed real imagination.     
2       adj   If you describe someone as immature, you are being critical of them because they do not behave in a sensible or responsible way.,   (disapproval)    She's just being childish and immature.     
  immaturity      n-uncount  
...his immaturity and lack of social skills.     
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary  


1    adolescent, crude, green, imperfect, premature, raw, undeveloped, unfinished, unfledged, unformed, unripe, unseasonable, untimely, young  
2    babyish, callow, childish, inexperienced, infantile, jejune, juvenile, puerile, wet behind the ears     (informal)  
   adult, developed, fully-fledged, mature, mellow, responsible, ripe  

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