- noun1 adult behaviour/behaviorADJECTIVE▪ great, growing, increasing, new-found▪
I can see an increasing maturity in how she understands the world.▪ artistic, emotional, intellectualVERB + MATURITY▪ have▪ demonstrate, display, show▪
She has shown great maturity in her life choices.▪ gain, grow in▪
These latest paintings show how the artist has really grown in maturity.▪ lack2 full growthADJECTIVE▪ full▪
It can take years for these plants to reach full maturity.▪ physical, psychological, sexualVERB + MATURITY▪ attain, come to, grow to, reach▪ approach, near▪
The insects lay eggs when they approach maturity.
Collocations dictionary. 2013.