four-year-old four-year-old

Definition(s):

  • (adj) four years of age

Usage(s):

  1. The terrorists didn't find them but took Smadar's husband and their four-year-old daughter hostage.
  2. The news of a four-year-old running, let alone swimming, away from home would upset any parent.
  3. Spira Footwear, a four-year-old company based in El Paso, Texas, makes the world's only shoes with actual springs in the soles.

News

  1. Local family grieves loss of four-year-old boy killed by tree in Richmond

    A local family grieves a tragic loss after they learn a four-year-old boy is killed and his father injured when a tree fell inside a park during yesterday's severe storms in Richmond, Virginia.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WCYB 5 Tri-Cities

  2. Church community remembers four-year-old killed at Maymont

    It was a heartbreaking day in Richmond as we learned more about the four-year-old boy killed when a tree fell on him during Thursday night's storm at Maymont.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NBC 12 Richmond

  3. Four-year-old Pawnee City girl battles brain tumor

    Sage Fisher spent her birthday Tuesday like any four-year-old, receiving presents everywhere she turned.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Beatrice Daily Sun

Quotes

  1. "Woe betide the people who celebrate the release of a beastly man who bludgeoned the skull of a four-year-old toddler," Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said in a statement before a private meeting with the families of the soldiers.
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Ehud Olmert Source: ABC Online

  2. "In the midst of all of this speculation and rumour, we must remember there is a family in pain and a little four-year-old girl is still missing," Branson said in a statement. "We must not lose sight of this fact. It is the only solid fact we...
    on Sep 16, 2007 By: Richard Branson Source: Reuters India

  3. "They say we want to give Iranians incentives but they think they are dealing with a four-year-old, telling him they will give him candies or walnuts and take gold from him in return," Ahmadinejad said.
    on May 18, 2006 By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Source: Independent Online

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