Younger

  • 1 Younger — may refer to: * the superiority comparative of young * Younger (Title), is the title traditionally given to the heir apparent to a Laird * Lucas Cranach the Younger, German painter; * Jan Brueghel the Younger, Flemish painter; * Olof Rudbeck the… …

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  • 2 Younger — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Cole Younger (1844–1916), US amerikanischer Revolvermann George Younger, 1. Viscount Younger of Leckie (1851–1929), britischer Politiker George Younger, 4. Viscount Younger of Leckie (1931–2003),… …

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  • 3 younger — /yung geuhr/, adj. 1. compar. of young. 2. (usually cap.) (used to designate the junior of two related persons bearing the same name): Charles the Younger ruled after his father abdicated. n. 3. the junior of two persons in age (often used with a …

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  • 4 Younger — /yung geuhr/, n. Thomas Coleman ( Cole ), 1844 1916, U.S. outlaw, associated with Jesse James. * * * (as used in expressions) Agrippina the Younger Kieran the Younger da Sangallo the Younger Antonio Giamberti Herrera Francisco the Younger Holbein …

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  • 5 Younger — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronymie Le Gang James Younger est une des plus célèbres bandes de hors la loi américains: Bob Younger (1853 1889) Cole Younger (1844 1916): le plus… …

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  • 6 younger */*/*/ — UK [ˈjʌŋɡə(r)] / US [ˈjʌŋɡər] adjective not as old as you are, or not as old as someone else who you are discussing My younger sister, Karen, is moving to Japan. younger than someone: Children much younger than ours have been sent away to school …

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  • 7 Younger — This interesting name of Anglo Saxon origin has two possible meanings, the first being that it is a nickname surname derived from the Old English pre 7th Century geong , with the Middle English development yunge , meaning young, and used to… …

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  • 8 younger — young|er [ˈjʌŋgə US ər] adj sb the Younger old use someone famous who lived in the past and had the same name as their mother or father →↑elder ▪ William Pitt the Younger …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 younger — young|er [ jʌŋgər ] adjective *** not as old as you are, or not as old as someone else you are discussing: My younger sister, Karen, is moving to Japan. a. the younger generation the youngest adults in a society …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 younger — adjective sb the younger old fashioned someone who has the same name as their mother or father: William Pitt the younger compare elder1 (1) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 Younger — Young Young (y[u^]ng), a. [Compar. {Younger} (y[u^][ng] g[ e]r); superl. {Youngest} ( g[e^]st).] [OE. yung, yong, [yogh]ong, [yogh]ung, AS. geong; akin to OFries. iung, iong, D. joing, OS., OHG., & G. jung, Icel. ungr, Sw. & Dan. ung, Goth. juggs …

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  • 12 younger — noun Date: before 12th century an inferior in age ; junior usually used with a possessive pronoun < is several years his younger > …

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  • 13 younger — adj. Younger is used with these nouns: ↑brother, ↑counterpart, ↑daughter, ↑generation, ↑pupil, ↑self, ↑sibling, ↑sister, ↑son, ↑twin …

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  • 14 younger — • Sibling, someone younger than you; someone you protect …

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  • 15 younger — [ˈjʌŋgə] adj not as old as you are, or not as old as someone else who you are discussing My younger sister, Karen, is moving to Japan.[/ex] …

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  • 16 younger —   Muli, muli iho, hope, ōpio.     Younger branch of family, mu o …

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  • 17 younger — adjective used of the younger of two persons of the same name especially used to distinguish a son from his father (Freq. 3) John Junior John Smith, Jr. • Syn: ↑jr. • Similar to: ↑junior …

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  • 18 younger — adj. junior; of an inferior in age jʌŋ n. youth, the young generation, young people; puppy, cub; recently born animal, offspring adj. of childhood, of youth; at the beginning of life; fresh, novice, beginning …

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  • 19 younger — a. Junior …

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  • 20 younger — youn·ger …

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