The state or condition of being under legal age.
The period during which one is under legal age.
A period of immaturity.
The period of immaturity.
The state of being under the lawful age for doing certain things, as marrying.
Other Word Forms
Origin of nonage
- Middle English nounage from Anglo-Norman variant of Old French nonaage non- non- aage age age
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Late Latin nonagium, from nōnus (“ninth").