молодий young
Parts of speech

Nouns

 

молодь - young people

молодість - youth, young years

молодик - youth, young man

Adjectives

молодий, молода, молоде - young (also see note below)

молодший, молодша, молодше - younger, junior in rank or seniority

молоденький - (very) young (diminutive)

молодіжний - relating or pertaining to youth or young people

Adverbs

 

 

Verbs

молодіти, молодшати - to become, feel or look younger

 

Useful compounds
and collocations

 

Additional information

1. молодий, молода, молодята (молода пара) may all be used to denote the bride and groom (in adition to наречений, наречена)

2. молодий can also mean new, as in молодий місяць, молоде вино etc.

3. Молодець! is used as an exclamation to praise someone or their actions, equivalent to Well done!

Related words

молодець - good guy, good lad, clever person (also see above)

молодиця - young married woman

молодята  - bride and groom

моложавий - looking young for one's years (note the д/ж alternation here)

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