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 child child

noun

  • ( ) a young person of either sex  ( child, fry, kid, minor, nestling, nipper, shaver, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, youngster )
    a young person of either sex
     she writes books for children
    she writes books for children
     they're just kids
    they're just kids
     tiddler' is a British term for youngster
    tiddler' is a British term for youngster
  • ( ) a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age  ( child, kid )
    a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
     they had three children
    they had three children
     they were able to send their kids to college
    they were able to send their kids to college
  • ( ) an immature childish person  ( baby, child )
    an immature childish person
     he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived
    he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived
     stop being a baby!
    stop being a baby!
  • a member of a clan or tribe  ( child )
    a member of a clan or tribe
     the children of Israel
    the children of Israel


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