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1. immature

adjective. ['ˌɪmətˈjʊr'] characteristic of a lack of maturity.

Synonyms

  • jejune
  • babyish
  • juvenile
  • adolescent
  • childish
  • infantile

Antonyms

  • adult
  • summery
  • autumnal
  • wintry

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Words that Rhyme with Immature

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Example sentences of the word immature


1. Noun, singular or mass
Look for a branch that is 3 to 6 inches long with one to three immature leaves on it.

2. Adjective
When a coconut is immature, the inner area is green and contains coconut water.

Quotes containing the word immature


1. The consuming desire of most human beings is deliberately to plant their whole life in the hands of some other person. I would describe this method of searching for happiness as immature. Development of character consists solely in moving toward self-sufficiency.
- Quentin Crisp

2. Immature artists imitate. Mature artists steal.
- Lionel Trilling

3. You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.
- Pat Monahan

2. immature

adjective. ['ˌɪmətˈjʊr'] (of birds) not yet having developed feathers.

Synonyms

  • unfledged

Antonyms

  • sophisticated
  • liveborn infant

3. immature

adjective. ['ˌɪmətˈjʊr'] (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth.

Synonyms

  • teenaged
  • three-year-old
  • five-year-old
  • newborn
  • schoolgirlish
  • puppylike
  • boyish
  • preadolescent
  • adolescent
  • vernal
  • preteen
  • age
  • teenage
  • teen
  • one-year-old
  • infantile
  • girlish
  • youngish
  • young
  • little
  • youthful
  • small
  • schoolboyish
  • junior
  • boylike
  • childly
  • new
  • puppyish
  • early
  • two-year-old
  • tender
  • four-year-old

Antonyms

  • senior
  • minority
  • rejuvenate
  • experienced

4. immature

adjective. ['ˌɪmətˈjʊr'] not fully developed or mature; not ripe.

Synonyms

  • green
  • unripened
  • unripe

Antonyms

  • young
  • oldness
  • youngness
  • majority

5. immature

adjective. ['ˌɪmətˈjʊr'] not yet mature.

Synonyms

  • prepubescent
  • maturity
  • young
  • prepubertal
  • embryologic
  • larval
  • embryonic
  • prepupal
  • inchoative
  • pupal
  • underdeveloped
  • embryonal
  • pubescent
  • matureness
  • adolescent
  • premature

Antonyms

  • full-term
  • mature
  • immaturity
  • stillborn infant
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