immaturity


noun, plural im·ma·tu·ri·ties for 2.

  1. a state or condition of being immature: the immaturity of one’s behavior; the immaturity of a country’s technology.
  2. an immature action or attitude.
n.

1530s, “untimeliness,” from Latin immaturitatem (nominative immaturitas) “unripeness,” from immaturus (see immature). Meaning “lack of maturity” attested from c.1600.

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