youngling


youngling

noun

Definition of YOUNGLING

a young person who is between infancy and adulthood <she quit babysitting when she got tired of wrangling younglings who weren't even her own>
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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