noun year·ling \ˈyir-liŋ, ˈyər-lən\

: an animal (such as a horse) that is between one and two years old

Full Definition of YEARLING

:  one that is a year old: as
a :  an animal one year old or in the second year of its age
b :  a racehorse between January 1 of the year after the year in which it was foaled and the next January 1
yearling adjective

First Known Use of YEARLING

15th century

Rhymes with YEARLING

YEARLING Defined for Kids


noun year·ling \ˈyir-liŋ\

Definition of YEARLING for Kids

:  an animal that is between one and two years old


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