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sprouts

noun , plural of sprout

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1 a young person who is between infancy and adulthood
  • he earned the admiration of the neighborhood sprouts when he showed them how to make a slingshot
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bairns [chiefly Scottish], bambinos (or bambini), buds, chaps [Southern & Midland], chicks, children, cubs, juveniles, kids, kiddies, kiddos, moppets, sprats (also sprat), squirts, whelps, younglings, youngsters, youths

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2 a branch of a main stem especially of a plant
  • the raspberry bushes began sending out sprouts in early spring
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