Thesaurus

child's play

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of child's play

1 something of little importance
  • the injury is child's play, just a scratch

Synonyms for child's play

Words Related to child's play

2 something that is easy to do
  • winning the game against those guys will be child's play

Synonyms for child's play

Words Related to child's play

Phrases Synonymous with child's play

Near Antonyms for child's play

Antonyms for child's play

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About child's play

Time Traveler for child's play

Time Traveler

The first known use of child's play was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near child's play

child

child's play

childbearing

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Child's play.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/child%27s%20play. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!