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Synonyms for child
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  1. childnoun

    A daughter or son.

    Synonyms:
    offspring, girl, kid, boy, fruit of ones loins

    Antonyms:
    parent, father, mother

  2. childnoun

    A person who is below the age of adulthood; a minor .

    Go easy on him: he is but a child.

    Synonyms:
    fruit of ones loins, offspring, kid, girl, boy

    Antonyms:
    adult

  3. childnoun

    A data item, process or object which has a subservient or derivative role relative to another data item, process or object.

    The child node then stores the actual data of the parent node.

    Synonyms:
    fruit of ones loins, offspring, girl, kid, boy

  4. childnoun

    Synonyms:
    boy, kid, girl, brat, lass, lad, bairn

  5. childnoun

    Antonyms:
    parent

Princeton's WordNet

  1. child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, fry, nestlingnoun

    a young person of either sex

    "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"

    Synonyms:
    chela, kid, nestling, tiddler, pip-squeak, claw, electric razor, nipper, shaver, pincer, kidskin, boor, peasant, barbarian, squirt, churl, tyke, minor, tike, small fry, youngster, electric shaver, baby bird, fry, baby

    Antonyms:
    parent

  2. child, kidnoun

    a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age

    "they had three children"; "they were able to send their kids to college"

    Synonyms:
    nestling, tiddler, fry, youngster, baby, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, kid, small fry, kidskin, tike

    Antonyms:
    parent

  3. child, babynoun

    an immature childish person

    "he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived"; "stop being a baby!"

    Synonyms:
    nestling, tiddler, fry, babe, sister, youngster, baby, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, kid, small fry, tike, infant

    Antonyms:
    parent

  4. childnoun

    a member of a clan or tribe

    "the children of Israel"

    Synonyms:
    nestling, tiddler, fry, youngster, baby, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, kid, small fry, tike

    Antonyms:
    parent

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. childnoun

    Synonyms:
    [pl. Children.] infant, babe, baby, nursling, suckling, chit, brat, bantling, bairn, little one

  2. childnoun

    Synonyms:
    young person

  3. childnoun

    Synonyms:
    offspring, issue, progeny

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  1. Chris Christie:

    I didn't see Mr. Khan's speech at the DNC, but I'll just say this: I'm a father and I just cannot imagine the pain of losing a child under any circumstances.

  2. Rodrigue Katembo:

    We need to have the same kind of strategies in place to combat illegal mining exploration in Virunga National Park and have the laws be respected like we did in Virunga, we need to have a support at national and international level.Hide Caption 11 of Rodrigue Katembo Photos : Protecting Africas oldest parkHe hopes to be able to develop ecological activities around the park's boundaries that will provide income for Virunga National Park local community. But due to lack of finance, there is only one truck to patrol over 4,000 square miles. Pictured, Rodrigue Katembo Katembo.Hide Caption 12 of 12 / * global CNN * /' use strict' ; jQuery( document). ready( function() { var galleryAdSlide = new CNN.AdSlide(' el __ gallery', false, CNN.contentModel.singletonFile) ; }) ; Rodrigue Katembo has loved wildlife since Rodrigue Katembo was young. But like many in the African nation, he has been touched by war. When he was 14 years old in 1989, Rodrigue Katembo was taken as a child soldier, during the Democratic Republic of Congo's long running armed conflict.He would remain a soldier for eight years in different rebel groups. After peace was briefly restored, he began work at Virunga, in 2003, protecting the land and healing the community.

  3. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee:

    Someone has made the point that Jasmine is everyone's child, she is the nation's child. She is seen around the world.

  4. Caitlyn Jenner:

    I came here with a dream 48 years ago to be the greatest athlete in the world. Now I enter a different kind of race, arguably my most important one yet, to save California, i want to carry the torch for the parents who had to balance work and their child's education, for business owners who were forced to shut down, for pastors who were not able to be with their congregation, for the family who lost their home in a fire, for an entire generation of students who lost a year of education.

  5. John Anzalone:

    When you really cut to the chase, Ron DeSantis isn't even speaking to Ron DeSantis constituents in Florida. Ron DeSantis is speaking to Republican primary voters in Iowa and New Hampshire, ron DeSantis is the poster child for political rhetoric and irresponsibility on this issue.

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