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child

Synonyms of child in English:

noun

  • I've known Kate since she was a child his wife gave birth to their first child
    baby, newborn, infant, toddler;
    stripling, fledgling, whippersnapper;
    son, daughter, son and heir, scion, descendant;
    (children)offspring, progeny, issue
    technicalneonate
    Scottish & Northern English bairn, wean, laddie, lassie
    informalkid, kiddie, kiddiewink, nipper, tot, tiny, tiny tot, shaver, young 'un, lad, lass, teen, teenybopper
    British informalsprog
    North American informalrug rat
    Australian/New Zealand informalankle-biter
    derogatorybrat, chit, urchin, guttersnipe
    literarybabe, babe in arms
    archaichobbledehoy
  • Word links

    paedo- related prefix
    paedophobia fear of children
    paediatrics branch of medicine dealing with children
    infanticide killing of a young child

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