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childproof

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adjective child·proof \ˈchīl(d)-ˌprüf\

Simple Definition of childproof

  • : made so that a child cannot open it

  • : made safe for children

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of childproof

  1. 1 :  designed to prevent tampering or opening by children <childproof pill bottles>

  2. 2 :  made safe for children (as by safe storage of dangerous materials) <a childproof home>

1956

First Known Use of childproof

1956


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childproof

verb child·proof

Simple Definition of childproof

  • : to make (a place) safe for children

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of childproof

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make childproof <childproof a house>

Examples of childproof in a sentence

  1. The article has tips on how to childproof a home.



1971

First Known Use of childproof

1971

Rhymes with childproof

aloof, behoof, bombproof, crushproof, disproof, fireproof, flameproof, foolproof, forehoof, germproof, greaseproof, heatproof, hip roof, leakproof, lightproof, moonroof, mothproof, pickproof, rainproof, reproof, rustproof, shadoof, shellproof, shockproof, skidproof, soundproof, stainproof, sunroof, Tartuffe, unroof, windproof, witloof


CHILDPROOF Defined for Kids

childproof

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adjective child·proof \ˈchīld-ˌprüf\

Definition of childproof for Students

  1. 1 :  made to prevent opening by children <a childproof bottle>

  2. 2 :  made safe for children <a childproof house>




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