Definitions for youngsterˈyʌŋ stər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

young•sterˈyʌŋ stər(n.)

  1. a child.

  2. a young person.

  3. a young horse or other animal.

Origin of youngster:

1580–90

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"

Wiktionary

  1. youngster(Noun)

    A young person.

  2. Origin: Derived from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Youngster(noun)

    a young person; a youngling; a lad

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'youngster' in Nouns Frequency: #1682


Translations for youngster

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

youngster(noun)

a young person

A group of youngsters were playing football.

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