childhood childhood  /ˈtʃaɪld ˌhʊd/


  1. (n) the time of person's life when they are a child
  2. (n) the state of a child between infancy and adolescence


  1. A childhood portrait of Albert Einstein and his sister Maja.
  2. Obama's conventional background contrasts with her husband's childhood, growing up between Hawaii and Indonesia, to which few of his supporters can relate.
  3. Jones did not live a red-carpet childhood.


  1. Shelburne: The world of my childhood is disappearing

    The small-town culture of my childhood has vanished. I remember Saturdays in the rural towns where my grandparents lived. Everybody came to town. Sidewalks were packed, stores bustling, barbershops full to the gills.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Amarillo Globe-News

  2. Most childhood cancer survivors have health problems in adulthood

    Nearly all childhood cancer survivors have at least one chronic health condition by the time they reach middle age, a new study suggests
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Childhood Cancer Survivors Have Significant Chronic Disease

    A study of over 1,700 childhood cancer survivors found that 98% of the participants had at least one chronic disease such as new cancers, heart disease or abnormal lung function. The research, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, presents a dismal picture of life after cancer. Conducted by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, it provides a glimpse into St. Jude’s LIFE ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Wellness

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  1. "I come to you today with great sadness, acknowledging the loss of the greatest entertainer in the history of mankind. For me he was more than that, he was my idol, he was a role model, he was someone to cry to when my childhood was unbearable, he...
    on Jun 25, 2009 By: Corey Feldman Source: Pattaya Daily News

  2. "I would like to thank my family and all of the friends who have helped me achieve and maintain my childhood dream of playing in the National Hockey League," Shanahan said in a statement. "I am enormously grateful to all of my coaches and...
    on Nov 17, 2009 By: Brendan Shanahan Source: United Press International

  3. "I've only been with two men my entire life: my childhood sweetheart and Brian," she recently told Harper's Bazaar UK. "I can never have sex with someone that I don't love, ever. The idea makes me sick."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Megan Fox Source: People Magazine

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