five-year-old five-year-old

Definition(s):

  • (adj) five years of age

Usage(s):

  1. Nearing land, she gets her snout stuck in a jar, and a five-year-old boy on the rocks by the shore yanks her out.
  2. He huddled over it with his wife and five-year-old daughter.
  3. When part of the mob reached Afsana's house, she fled with her five-year-old brother to a Hindu neighbor's house.

News

  1. Everfi teaches life skills

    SOUTHAVEN — Partnering with Everfi, Inc., a five-year-old Washington D.C.-based company, the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi is underwriting the costs of implementing crucial life skills programming in the DeSoto County School system and region-wide.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: DeSoto Times-Tribune

  2. Somerdale Family Needs Home For Son After Hospital Release

    Five-year-old Riley O'Brien will be released from the hospital next month following a double lung/heart transplant he got in March, but his mom says she has no where to go home to.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: FOX 29 Philadelphia

  3. 5-year-old boy dies after being struck by pickup truck

    A five-year-old boy has died after he was struck by a pickup truck late Friday morning in Mt. Juliet.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WKRN Nashville

Quotes

  1. "I'm experiencing a five-year-old and a two-year-old now," says Green, who grew up one of 10 children in a blended family. "I'm watching America grow up and watching the world around me change. There's a lot of other stuff to write about."
    on Feb 4, 2009 By: Pat Green Source: News1130

  2. "I've been replaying the goals in my mind and I'm embarrassed," Hahnemann wrote in a column in Monday's edition of The Daily Mail newspaper. "I never let seven goals in as a five-year-old, let alone in a real game."
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Marcus Hahnemann Source: International Herald Tribune

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