flower child

noun

Definition of flower child

:a hippie who advocates love, beauty, and peace

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First Known Use of flower child

1967


FLOWER CHILD Defined for English Language Learners

flower child

noun

Definition of flower child for English Language Learners

  • : a young person in the 1960s and 1970s who rejected the traditional values of society


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