In English, the words youth , teenager and adolescent may refer to either male or female. No gender-specific term exists for an intermediate stage between a boy and a man, except "young man", although the term puberty , for one who reached sexual reproductivity or the legally assumed age, e. Usage for adults Many occasions occur when an adult male is commonly referred to as a boy. A person's boyfriend or loverboy may be of any age; this even applies to a 'working' call-boy, toyboy though younger than his lover.
Photos: Black Men And Boys Killed By Police | News One
Take a look below at the growing gallery of unarmed Black men and boys who have been shot and killed by police. American police just killed another "good guy with a gun. Murdered by police yesterday in a mall shooting in Alabama. The military veteran was killed on Thanksgiving night. Jemel Roberson, 26 Security guard Jemel Roberson was holding down a shooting suspect when police burst in and shot Roberson instead. A vigil will be held on Sun. Central University student was fatally shot on campus by a security guard with the N.