subteen

noun

sub·​teen ˈsəb-ˈtēn How to pronounce subteen (audio)
: a preadolescent child

Word History

First Known Use

1929, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of subteen was in 1929

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“Subteen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subteen. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

subteen

noun
sub·​teen ˈsəb-ˈtēn How to pronounce subteen (audio)
: a child nearing adolescence

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