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youngster Line breaks: young|ster
Pronunciation: /ˈjʌŋstə/

Definition of youngster in English:


A child, young person, or young animal.
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.
Scottish & Northern English bairn, wean
derogatorybrat, chit
informalkid, kiddie, kiddiewink, shaver, nipper, young 'un, teen
British informalsprog
North American informalrug rat
Australian/New Zealand informalankle-biter
informal, chiefly Australian youngie
Law minor

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