Definition of youngster in English:

youngster

Line breaks: young|ster
Pronunciation: /ˈjʌŋstə
 
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noun

A child, young person, or young animal.
More example sentences
  • Members are organising a transport survey to find out how youngsters get to school.
  • The football strips have been very well received by the youngsters at the school.
  • It was one of several schemes the school runs to encourage youngsters to attend lessons.
Synonyms
young person, young adult, young man/woman, youth, juvenile, teenager, adolescent, junior, stripling, whippersnapper, young one, little one, child; lad, boy, schoolboy, lass, girl, schoolgirl; Scottish & Northern Englishbairn, wean
derogatory brat, chit
British informal sprog
North American informal rug rat
Australian/New Zealand informal ankle-biter
Lawminor

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