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{adj: adolescent, teen, teenage, teenaged} being of the age 13 through 19
"teenage mothers"
"the teen years"



{adj: sorrowful} experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss
"sorrowful widows"
"a sorrowful tale of death and despair"
"sorrowful news"
"even in laughter the heart is sorrowful"- Proverbs 14:13
<-> joyful

{adj: thirteen, 13, xiii} being one more than twelve

{adj: triskaidekaphobic} suffering from triskaidekaphobia (abnormal fear of the number 13)

{n: Antarctica, Antarctic continent} an extremely cold continent at the south pole almost entirely below the Antarctic Circle; covered by an ice cap up to 13,000 feet deep
"Antarctica is twice the size of Australia"

{n: Colony} one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States

{n: Connecticut, Nutmeg State, Constitution State, CT} a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Delaware, Diamond State, First State, DE} a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Edward, Edward V} King of England who was crowned at the age of 13 on the death of his father Edward IV but was immediately confined to the Tower of London where he and his younger brother were murdered (1470-1483)

{n: Fast of Esther} (Judaism) a minor fast day on Adar 13 commemorates three days that Esther fasted before approaching the Persian king on behalf of the Jewish people; the fast is connected with Purim

{n: Grand Teton} a mountain peak in northwestern Wyoming; the highest peak in the Teton Range (13,766 feet high)

{n: Indonesia, Republic of Indonesia, Dutch East Indies} a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1945; the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions

{n: Lord's Prayer} the prayer that Christ gave his disciples in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 6:9-13)

{n: Maryland, Old Line State, Free State, MD} a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Massachusetts, Bay State, Old Colony, MA} a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Miocene, Miocene epoch} from 25 million to 13 million years ago; appearance of grazing mammals

{n: Nag Hammadi, Nag Hammadi Library} a collection of 13 ancient papyrus codices translated from Greek into Coptic that were discovered by farmers near the town of Nag Hammadi in 1945; the codices contain 45 distinct works including the chief sources of firsthand knowledge of Gnosticism

{n: New Hampshire, Granite State, NH} a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: New Jersey, Jersey, Garden State, NJ} a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: New York, New York State, Empire State, NY} a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State, NC} a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Pennsylvania, Keystone State, PA} a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Pliocene, Pliocene epoch} from 13 million to 2 million years ago; growth of mountains; cooling of climate; more and larger mammals

{n: Rhode Island, Little Rhody, Ocean State, RI} a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies; the smallest state

{n: South Carolina, Palmetto State, SC} a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies

{n: Virginia, Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA} a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War

{n: aluminum, aluminium, Al, atomic number 13} a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite

{n: anomalistic year} time of the earth's revolution from perihelion to perihelion again; 365 days and 6 hr and 13 min and 53.1 sec

{n: arithmetic progression} (mathematics) a progression in which a constant is added to each term in order to obtain the next term
"1-4-7-10-13- is the start of an arithmetic progression"

{n: coven} an assembly of witches; usually 13 witches

{n: don't-know} a person who responds `I don't know' in a public opinion poll
"70% in favor, 13% opposed and 17% don't-knows"

{n: koto} Japanese stringed instrument that resembles a zither; has a rectangular wooden sounding box and usually 13 silk strings that are plucked with the fingers

{n: moderate breeze} wind moving 13-18 knots; 4 on the Beaufort scale

{n: number} a clothing measurement
"a number 13 shoe"

{n: plutonium, Pu, atomic number 94} a solid silvery grey radioactive transuranic element whose atoms can be split when bombarded with neutrons; found in minute quantities in uranium ores but is usually synthesized in nuclear reactors; 13 isotopes are known with the most important being plutonium 239

{n: rondeau, rondel} a French verse form of 10 or 13 lines running on two rhymes; the opening phrase is repeated as the refrain of the second and third stanzas

{n: seventeen-year locust, periodical cicada, Magicicada septendecim} North American cicada; appears in great numbers at infrequent intervals because the nymphs take 13 to 17 years to mature

{n: sitar} a stringed instrument of India; has a long neck and movable frets; has 6 or 7 metal strings for playing and usually 13 resonating strings

{n: size} the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)
"he wears a size 13 shoe"

{n: suit} playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color
"a flush is five cards in the same suit"
"in bridge you must follow suit"
"what suit is trumps?"

{n: thirteen, 13, XIII, baker's dozen, long dozen} the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one

{n: thirteenth} position 13 in a countable series of things

{n: triskaidekaphobia} a morbid fear of the number 13

{v: drop} lose (a game)
"The Giants dropped 11 of their first 13"


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