preschooler

noun pre·school·er \ ˈprē-ˌskü-lər \
|Updated on: 9 Jun 2018

Definition of preschooler

1 : a child not yet old enough for school
2 : a child attending a preschool

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First Known Use of preschooler

1937

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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PRESCHOOLER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of preschooler for English Language Learners

  • : a child who is old enough to talk and walk but who is too young to go to school

  • : a child who goes to a preschool


PRESCHOOLER Defined for Kids

preschooler

noun pre·school·er \ ˈprē-ˈskü-lər \

Definition of preschooler for Students

: a child of preschool age

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