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grown·upalso grown-up (grōn′ŭp′)
1. having reached the age of maturity.
2. characteristic of or suitable for adults.
a fully grown person; adult.
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|Noun||1.||grownup - a fully developed person from maturity onward|
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
adult body - the body of an adult human being
brachycephalic - an adult with a short broad head
caregiver - a person who is responsible for attending to the needs of a child or dependent adult
centrist, middle of the roader, moderate, moderationist - a person who takes a position in the political center
eccentric, type, character, case - a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities); "a real character"; "a strange character"; "a friendly eccentric"; "the capable type"; "a mental case"
dolichocephalic - an adult with a long narrow head
ex-spouse - a person who was formerly a spouse
host - a person who invites guests to a social event (such as a party in his or her own home) and who is responsible for them while they are there
important person, influential person, personage - a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events
Jack of all trades - a person able to do a variety of different jobs acceptably well
liberal, liberalist, progressive - a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
liberal - a person who favors an economic theory of laissez-faire and self-regulating markets
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
patrician - a person of refined upbringing and manners
pledgee - someone to whom a pledge is made or someone with whom something is deposited as a pledge
pledger - someone who makes or gives a pledge
sobersides - a serious and sedate individual
thoroughbred - a well-bred person
|Adj.||1.||grownup - (of animals) fully developed; "an adult animal"; "a grown woman"|
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
mature - having reached full natural growth or development; "a mature cell"