1 a well-behaved child his estate goes directly to his children
youngster, little one, boy, girl; baby, newborn, infant, toddler; cherub, angel; schoolboy, schoolgirl; minor, junior, preteen; son, daughter, descendant
literary babe, babe in arms(children)offspring, progeny, issue, brood, descendants
the branch of medicine concerned with children
The value of marriage is not that adults produce children but that children produce adults.
Peter De Vries The Tunnel of Love ( 1954)