children children  /ˈtʃɪld rən/


  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

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  1. PTI photographer Steve Liss travels to a juvenile detention center in Laredo, Texas, and meets with the children incarcerated inside.
  2. Your husband had 50 children.
  3. And she had to kill the children, as Satan demanded, to get the death penalty.


  1. Children can have garden experience

    Children will learn to grow food at the Children’s Garden School on Thursday. Presented by the Lake Granbury Master Gardeners, the program is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Demonstration Garden, 1410 W. Pearl St. The program is for children from 7 – 11 years old. The fee is $10 and enrollment is limited. Lunch will be provided at noon.… Read the rest
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Hood County News

  2. Children Accused of Causing Tens of Thousands in Damage to House

    Young children in Wayne County are accused of causing tens of thousands of dollars in damage to a house, and the caretaker of the home faces criminal charges for the incident.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: YNN Rochester

  3. Children in Mali conflict forced to fight, detained with adults and tortured

    Children in Mali who were recruited as child soldiers by armed groups or suspected of links with them, are being detained alongside adults, where some say they’ve been tortured, Amnesty International said after returning from the country. June 13, 2013 International Children in Mali, some as young as 13, who were recruited as child soldiers by armed groups or suspected of links with them, are ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Amnesty International


  1. Mr. Lester, who is godfather to Jackson's three children, told the News of the World: "It was a gift to him, no money was paid, it was something I was honoured to do - he wanted children so badly."
    on Aug 9, 2009 By: Michael Jackson Source: Hindu

  2. "Violence is a dead end," Obama said. "It is a sign of neither courage nor power to shoot rockets at sleeping children, or to blow up old women on a bus. That is not how moral authority is claimed; that is how it is surrendered."
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Boston Globe

  3. In his statement, Woods said he was "deeply aware of the disappointment and hurt that my infidelity has caused to so many people, most of all my wife and children."
    on Dec 11, 2009 By: Tiger Wood Source: Los Angeles Times

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