Adultの例文や意味・使い方に関するQ&A

「Adult」を含む文の意味

Q: adult guardian or adult guardianship とはどういう意味ですか?
A: An adult guardian is a person who is responsible for taking care of and making decisions for a disabled adult who cannot handle those responsibilities.
Q: adult braces とはどういう意味ですか?
A: braces are usually for children to make their teeth straight. braces for adults is the same thing.
Q: adult とはどういう意味ですか?
A: QAの全文をご確認ください
Q: adult ward(s) or person(s) under curatorship とはどういう意味ですか?
A: This is a person who needs supervision even though they are an adult. This could be a person with a severe learning disability or a mental illness for example, who needs assistance with day to day decision making.
Q: well meaning adult とはどういう意味ですか?
A: @Lillian_Yuri: "Well meaning" means you are honest and have good intentions. It's also a verb, "to mean well", e.g. "I don't agree with him, but he means well". "Adult" is 大人.

「Adult」の使い方・例文

Q: “..customers, should they be adults or youth” I want to understand what’s the meaning of should they here and when do I use it like that を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: In this example
The text had this part
“The company had different types of customers, should they be adults and youth” in which cases do i use “should they be” like that?
Q: adult を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: A frog is an adult tadpole.
Don't talk in front of the adults!
I just don't know how to adult anymore (this is a new slang, not standard to use adult as a verb)
Q: "-ish" like "adult...ish?" を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: "-ish" means sort of, kind of, somewhat, or partially (部分的に)

"This shirt is blue-ish."

"He was acting child-ish."

「Adult」の類語とその違い

Q: we're both rational adults that don't want anything bad to happen. と we're both rational adults that don't want anything bad happen. はどう違いますか?
A: the second sentence is incorrect, the 'to' is necessary.
Q: grown-up と adult はどう違いますか?
A: They both mean the same thing, however "grown-up" is more commonly used by young children.

"He is a grown-up."
"He is an adult."

Note: "grown-up" is not the same as "grown up".

"You have grown up." ✅
"You have grown-up." ❌
Q: adult と grown-up はどう違いますか?
A: A grown up can be an adult.
But sometimes an adult is not ‘grown up’, meaning they can be immature or juvenile.

Adult is just a fully grown person. (Or stage of a bug/animal).

Sometimes toddlers or children behave more grown up than some adults.
Q: adult ceremony と coming age はどう違いますか?
A: There's no such thing as an "adult ceremony"... It's just a ceremony like a graduation/wedding/confirmation/etc.
Coming of age is like you have some kind of experience or realization that you're no longer a child and you're an adult now... its kind of like a "self discovery" kind of thing.
Q: adult と grown-up はどう違いますか?
A: An adult and a grown-up are the same thing, but it's a bit childish to refer to adults as grown-ups.

「Adult」を翻訳

Q: Has been an adult, but still at school and do not make money,how to describe this kind of people,maybe young adult? は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: "Young adult" could work. Someone still in school but not working would be a "student" or "full-time student". "Student" works for people of all ages. "Full-time student" implies that the person is of working age, but is just in school. However, some ambitious people are full-time students and work a part-time or even a full-time job.
Q: adult は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: QAの全文をご確認ください
Q: adult は 英語 (イギリス) で何と言いますか?
A: a fully developed person from maturity."mature".
Q: "adult" は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: QAの全文をご確認ください
Q: adult は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: Adult

You should act like an adult.
君は大人のように行動すべきだ

「Adult」についての他の質問

Q: I think it is the best that adults train children to stop children from doing bad things. この表現は自然ですか?
A: it is better to say: It is good that adults teach children not to do bad things
Q: ⑴ There are many adults who want to buy cars.
⑵ There are many adults who want to buy a car. この表現は自然ですか?
A: More natural: Many adults want to buy a car
Q: I realized growing up to be an adult この表現は自然ですか?
A: No because it makes "growing up" the subject which means you're talking about growing up in general terms and your original sentence doesn't have a second verb

Ex. I realized growing up was something everyone does.
Q: How do native adults learn new words?
Will natives find words they don't know after completing the school education?
And when you find a word you don't know, can you guess the meaning of the word without dictionary?
A: In this day and age, if an unknown word appears while reading, it's as simple as a Google search to get the exact meaning. Especially if it is a slang, nonstandard, foreign-borrowed, or made-up word.

But depending on previous knowledge of grammar, sometimes the meaning can be inferred from the (frequently) Latin/Greek roots of the word, and comparing it to other similar words.

Ex. Geometry, geography, geology... All have the root "geo-" which relates to the earth.
Q: 30過ぎた良い大人がそんな次元の低いことできるか
How can an adult being more than 30 years old do such a vlugar thing? この表現は自然ですか?
A: How can an adult who is older than 30 do such a vulgar thing?

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