young (

     adj 1: (used of living things especially persons) in an early
            period of life or development or growth; "young
            people" [syn: immature] [ant: old]
     2: (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development;
        before complete maturity; "baby carrots"; "new potatoes";
        "young corn" [syn: baby, new]
     n 1: any immature animal [syn: offspring]
     2: United States film and television actress (1913-2000) [syn:
        Young, Loretta Young]
     3: United States civil rights leader (1921-1971) [syn: Young,
         Whitney Young, Whitney Moore Young Jr.]
     4: British physicist and Egyptologist; he revived the wave
        theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of
        color vision; he also played an important role in
        deciphering the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone
        (1773-1829) [syn: Young, Thomas Young]
     5: United States jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959) [syn: Young,
         Pres Young, Lester Willis Young]
     6: English poet (1683-1765) [syn: Young, Edward Young]
     7: United States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)
        [syn: Young, Cy Young, Danton True Young]
     8: United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after
        the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon
        exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877)
        [syn: Young, Brigham Young]
     9: young people collectively; "rock music appeals to the
        young"; "youth everywhere rises in revolt" [syn: youth]
        [ant: aged]