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Child : noun any person younger than an adult bambino, bud, chap, chick, cub, juvenile, kid, kiddie, kiddo, moppet, sprat, sprout, squirt, whelp, youngling, youngster, youth, adolescent, minor, kindergartner, preschooler, rugrat, schoolchild, schoolkid, babe, baby, bantling, infant, neonate, nestling, newborn, toddler, tot, tyke, weanling, brat, devil, hellion, imp, jackanapes, mischief, monkey, rapscallion, rascal, rogue, urchin, whippersnapper, cherub, preteen, preteen-ager, subteen, teenager, teener, teenybopper, tween, lad, stripling, tad, anklebiter, kiddy, chil’, youth, youngin’, juvenile, offspring, tween, deduction, write-off, small fry, (little) darling, nougat, dependent, (little) angel, mouth to feed, seed, fruit of
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Unformatted text preview: my loins, crumb-snatcher, issue, delinquent, mini-me, spawn, snot, little shit, parasite, menace Examples from Text: As a kid , I would have said we’d be eating roast-dinner space-age capsules by 2036, but as a chef, campaigner and father, I now take the future of food much more seriously. < http://www.economist.com/node/17509355?story_id=17509355 > Maybe it’s because I’ve established that I want no ankle biters of my own that these friends rely on the argument, “It’s my choice. Isn’t feminism all about creating choices for women?” < http://thegraduates.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/04/18/a-letter-to-my-mother/?scp=7&sq=ankle% 20biter&st=cse>...
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course SPA 314 taught by Professor Belitafaki during the Spring '11 term at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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