What are the hypernyms for child?

Hypernyms for child

offspring individual soul progeny someone descendant juvenile issue somebody descendent juvenile person person mortal

Definitions for child

  • noun - a young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
  • noun - a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age; "they had three children"; "they were able to send their kids to college"
  • noun - an immature childish person; "he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived"; "stop being a baby!"
  • noun - a member of a clan or tribe; "the children of Israel"
  • Pronounciation of child

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    Synonyms for child

    minor tiddler nestling shaver tike baby kid nipper tyke youngster small fry fry

    Antonyms for child


    Holonyms for child

    family family unit

    Hyponyms for child

    changeling foster-child scamp scalawag peanut poster child silly tot street child infant stepchild child prodigy foster child monkey scallywag pickaninny preschooler sprog bambino army brat female offspring bairn infant prodigy fosterling rascal kiddy piccaninny kindergartner toddler urchin baby male offspring buster wonder child imp rapscallion orphan picaninny kindergartener yearling waif babe man-child

    Meronyms for child

    No meronyms found for child.

    Sounds like child

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