Definition of youngster in English:

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youngster

Pronunciation: /ˈyəNG(k)stər/

noun

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.
Synonyms
boy, girl;
whippersnapper, stripling
informal kid, young ’un, teen

Words that rhyme with youngster

funkster

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Syllabification: young·ster

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