Origin and Etymology of tween
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
Examples of tween in a Sentence
a movie that appeals to tweens
Recent Examples of tween from the Web
Well, Andi Mack isn't done taking on real social issues for tweens in their storylines.
And that’s also a reason why there are more tweens and teens waiting for a family.
But did the tweens, teens and 20-somethings even know who half these people were?
Sugarfina and Hello Kitty’s collaboration is the stuff that sweet tween dreams are made of.
From babies on Full House to tweens on Two of a Kind to teens hanging out with bae Jared Padalecki in New York Minute, MK
Since Stranger Things premiered in 2016, its teen and tween stars have become bona fide stars.
Most tweens and young teens have a lot to learn about managing money.
This led to comparisons of after-school activities and park spaces – where, how many, and what sorts of cool things might a tween boy do in either Alaska or Germany.
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TWEEN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tween for English Language Learners
: a boy or girl who is 11 or 12 years old
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