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children

noun , plural of child

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1 a young person who is between infancy and adulthood
  • an imaginative animated film that appeals to adults as well as to children
Synonyms of children

bairns [chiefly Scottish], bambinos (or bambini), buds, chaps [Southern & Midland], chicks, cubs, juveniles, kids, kiddies, kiddos, moppets, sprats (also sprat), sprouts, squirts, whelps, younglings, youngsters, youths

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2 a recently born person
  • wrapped the child in a blanket before taking him outside in the cold
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