“It was very inspiring,” said audience member Eric Parsons, a 53-year-old divorced father of a teenager.
More should have been expected from the teenager who wore a shirt emblazoned with “Killer” at his sentencing.
The twice-divorced character actor continued to communicate with the teenager.
also teen ager, teen-ager; derived noun from teenage (q.v.), 1922. The earlier word for this was teener, attested in American English from 1894, and teen had been used as a noun to mean "teen-aged person" in 1818, though this was not common before 20c.