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Definitions of child:

part of speech: noun

( pl. CHILDREN), An infant or very young person: one intimately related to one older: a disciple:- pl. offspring: descendants: inhabitants.

part of speech: noun

A son or daughter; a baby; a very young person; sometimes, a descendant.

Usage examples for child:

  • But then in such matters I too am a child "Joanna Godden", Sheila Kaye-Smith
  • Why, my dear child "The Bat", Avery Hopwood Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • What's the child a- sayin' of, Mo? "When Ghost Meets Ghost", William Frend De Morgan
  • Land, child how do I know? "The Diamond Pin", Carolyn Wells
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