stripling

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noun strip·ling \ˈstri-pliŋ\

Examples of stripling in a sentence

  1. <the young boxer looked like a mere stripling next to his larger, more seasoned opponent>

Origin and Etymology of stripling

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


STRIPLING Defined for English Language Learners

stripling

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noun strip·ling \ˈstri-pliŋ\

Definition of stripling for English Language Learners

  • : a boy or young man


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