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Synonyms for child
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, fry, nestling(noun)

    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, kid(noun)

    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, baby(noun)

    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. child(noun)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. child(noun)

    A daughter or son.

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

    Antonyms:
    parent, father, mother

  2. child(noun)

    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. child(noun)

    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. child(noun)

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

  5. child(noun)

    Antonyms:
    parent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. child(n.)

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

  2. child(n.)

    Synonyms:
    young person

  3. child(n.)

    Synonyms:
    offspring, issue, progeny

How to pronounce child?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say child in sign language?

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How to use child in a sentence?

  1. Jill Castle:

    In a vacuum,' take two more bites' doesn't look horrible... but over time, that message can influence a child's ability to honor and recognize their own hunger and fullness cues and listen to their own bodies, if you are full, you are full, and beyond fullness is overeating.

  2. Yu Ying:

    I can see an only child me like me becoming a cultural relic.

  3. Alan Kazdin:

    The problem with 'defiance' is that it puts something in the child.

  4. Tasha Schwikert:

    The most damning thing about all of this is abuse was happening to children. We must understand this was the culture that enabled Larry to position himself. I'm outraged that USAG has yet to take responsibility for this child abuser.

  5. Monica Beaver:

    If you have an issue with somebody's children, talk to the parent. Not the child. We tried to get our row and the row behind us to cheer on and get her to keep cheering. It took a little bit though, but there were a bunch of people upset at that situation, so we tried to fix it in a positive manner.


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