legal age legal age

Definition(s):

  • (n) the age at which persons are considered competent to manage their own affairs

Usage(s):

  1. The legal age for girls to marry tends to be very young.
  2. Keen wit and undeniable ability kept Unser Anton on active service long past the legal age for retirement.
  3. The answer is that Hernandez was guilty of statutory rapeintercourse with a girl who is under the legal age of consent.

News

  • Will Today's Teens Depend on Parents Forever?

    Any parents anticipating greater cash flow for themselves after their children reach their 20s might be in for a surprise: Those children might still be looking for financial support long after they've passed the legal age of adulthood. According to a new survey from Junior Achievement USA and the Allstate Foundation, one in four teens say they will be in their mid-20s before they will be able ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: U.S.News & World Report LP via Yahoo! News

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