Definitions for infancyˈɪn fən si

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. infancy, babyhood, early childhood(noun)

    the early stage of growth or development

  2. infancy, babyhood(noun)

    the earliest state of immaturity


  1. infancy(Noun)

    The earliest period of childhood (crawling rather than walking).

  2. infancy(Noun)

    The state of being an infant.

  3. infancy(Noun)

    An early stage in the development of, eg, some technology.

  4. infancy(Noun)

    The state of being a minor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infancy(noun)

    the state or period of being an infant; the first part of life; early childhood

  2. Infancy(noun)

    the first age of anything; the beginning or early period of existence; as, the infancy of an art

  3. Infancy(noun)

    the state or condition of one under age, or under the age of twenty-one years; nonage; minority

  4. Origin: [L. infantia: cf. F. enfance. See Infant.]

Translations for infancy

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Anfangsphase, Säuglingsphase, [[frühe]] [[Kindheit]]German
  • alkuajat, varhaislapsuusFinnish
  • īnfantiaLatin
  • ра́ннее де́тство, младе́нчествоRussian

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