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  1. ma·tu·ri·ty
    IPA[məˈCHo͝orədē]
  2. noun

    • 1. the state, fact, or period of being mature:

      their experience, maturity, and strong work ethic the delicate style of his maturity
      Synonym : adulthood, full growth, majority, coming-of-age, matureness, manhood/womanhood, puberty, pubescence
    • 2. the time when an insurance policy, security, etc. matures:

      interest is not paid until maturity the maturity date
    • 3. an insurance policy, security, etc. having a fixed maturity date:

      some investors found a safe harbor in shorter-term maturities
      Synonym : ripeness, matureness, mellowness
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: maturity, plural noun: maturities

    • noun

      the state, fact, or period of being mature:

      the time when an insurance policy, security, etc. matures:

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