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youngster

young·ster

youngster

 
 
pronunciation:
yuhng str
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a young person; child.
synonyms:
child, kid
antonyms:
oldster
similar words:
baby, boy, chit, fledgling, girl, infant, juvenile, lad, lass, minor, slip, stripling, toddler, tot, tyke, youngling, youth
definition 2: a young animal.
synonyms:
baby
similar words:
cub, fledgling, kid, kitten, puppy, whelp, youngling
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Youngster comes from a German word that means "young sir or lord."
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