A young biotech company.
Entertainment for the young.
He is young for his age.
A lioness with her young.
The Young Turks.
A young hand at plowing.
A girl who is only two years old is an example of someone who would be described as a young girl.
Young Jones or his father, the young Mr. Baker.
A bear and her young.
My grandmother is a very active woman and is quite young for her age.
The cynical world soon shattered my young dreams.
- Pregnant. Used of an animal.
Origin of young
- Middle English yong from Old English geong yeu- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition