Definition of stripling in English:
nounarchaic or humorous
A young man: he’s a mere stripling
More example sentences
- Surely, though, there could be no such problem with filming a stripling of a novel, published a mere five years ago?
- Long ago, when Al was a mere stripling of 83, the Players Club gave him a testimonial.
- The police officer, a mere stripling of 35, was called to a nursing home where the woman was visiting a friend.
Words that rhyme with striplingKipling
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan