Definition of problem child in English:

problem child

Line breaks: prob|lem child

noun

  • A child with behavioural or other difficulties: a home for problem children
    More example sentences
    • But analysts believe Lloyds will be coming under shareholder pressure to sort out the difficulties with its problem child.
    • He agreed he had been something of a problem child and had difficulties reading and writing.
    • Just because a child is a problem child in school doesn't mean he'll be a misfit when he grows up.

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