child child  /ˈtʃaɪld/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a young person of either sex
  2. (n) a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
  3. (n) an immature childish person
  4. (n) a member of a clan or tribe

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Accidental burns among small children are common enough that some hospitals staff special wards to treat them.
  2. A childhood portrait of Albert Einstein and his sister Maja.
  3. Changes to the famous one-child policy miss the point.

News

  1. Child flown to hospital after incident at swimming pool

    A child was flown to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh after an incident at a Monroeville swimming pool on Friday afternoon.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

  2. Child support informational discussion to be held Friday

    RACINE — A child support and family court FAQ presentation will be held from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 21, at the Racine Unified School District’s Administrative Service Center, 3109 Mount Pleasant St.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Journal Times

  3. Child moels protected under new bill

    Child models will soon be covered by the same state labor laws protecting young entertainers under a bill that has cleared the Legislature.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

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Quotes

  1. "I ran the Senate like a stern parent," Byrd wrote in his memoir, "Child of the Appalachian Coalfields."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Robert Byrd Source: Salon

  2. "To all other peoples and governments who are watching today," Obama said, "from the grandest capitals to the small village where my father was born, know that America is a friend of each nation and every man, woman and child who seeks a...
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Austin American-Statesman

  3. The $300 million represents "one dollar for every man, woman and child in the US - a small price to pay for helping to break the back of our oil dependency - and should deliver a power source at 30% of the current costs," McCain said.
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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