bud


bud

noun

Definition of BUD

a young person who is between infancy and adulthood <that sitcom star is still a bud, so all he needs right now are looks and personality>
Synonyms bairn [chiefly Scottish], bambino, bud, chap [Southern & Midland], chick, cub, juvenile, kid, kiddie (also kiddy), kiddo, moppet, sprat, sprout, squirt, whelp, youngling, youngster, youth
Antonyms adult, grown-up

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