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ˈtʃɪl drənchil·dren

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  1. childrennoun

    More than one son or daughter, or none. Offspring.

  2. childrennoun

    More than one young person, or none.

    There are no children absent from classes today

  3. childrennoun

    Members of a tribe.

    The children of Israel

  4. childrennoun

    Things or abstractions derived from or caused by something.

    Poverty, disease, and despair are the children of war.

  5. childrennoun

    Plural form of child.

  6. Etymology: From children, alteration of earlier childre, from cildru, cildra, plural of cild, equivalent to.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Children

    of Child

  2. Childrennoun

    pl. of Child


  1. Children

    "Children" is a song by Italian trance composer Robert Miles, released in November 1995 as the lead single from his album Dreamland. The song is Miles' most successful single, being certified Gold and Platinum in several countries and it reached number one in more than 12 countries. Miles created several remixes himself with an additional remix by Tilt.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. children

    Exquisite caskets of flesh that hold the scrolls of all our deeds.

Editors Contribution

  1. children

    Plural form of the word child.

    The children were so beautiful to watch playing as they are so kind and loving.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

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  1. children

    Song lyrics by children -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by children on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Children' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #170

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Children' in Written Corpus Frequency: #285

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Children in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Children in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Children in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Thomas:

    That means there are children -- with parents -- who are now in the hospital.

  2. School Board President Jennifer Adair:

    We are working to find a collaborative path forward. We don't have action on that to report yet. But we will -- soon. Our board fully recognizes the disruption and concern felt by our children and families and across Columbus, to our school community, like you, we are saddened by this start to the school year.

  3. Charlie Sheen:

    Sam’s amazing, i love her and all my children unconditionally. We’re having a ball. GED here we come !

  4. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan:

    Tens of thousands of youths buried their futures in this land, the soldiers lying in this soil are also our children.

  5. Public Safety Director Steve McCraw:

    The only thing stopping the hallway of dedicated officers from entering room 111 and 112 was the on-scene commander, who decided to place the lives of officers before the lives of children, the officers had weapons; the children had none. The officers had body armor; the children had none. The officers had training; the subject had none.

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    a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid
    • A. mitre
    • B. hodgepodge
    • C. muddle
    • D. leaven

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