Poonam Sharma In: Poetry What is the meaning of “youth i do adore thee” in Crabbed Age and Youth by William Shakespeare? What is the meaning of “youth i do adore thee” in Crabbed Age and Youth by William Shakespeare? Shakespeare 1 Answer Poonam Sharma A literarian 15 Questions 11 Answers 0 Best Answers 2 Points View Profile Poonam Sharma A literarian Added an answer on August 16, 2019 at 6:38 am These words (youth I do adore thee) are spoken by a maiden in this poem. “Adore” means “love”, “thee” means “you”. The maiden says that he she loves youth because love is young a person must be young in order to be in love. An old person cannot fall in love. 2 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.