noun Date: 1946 1. a child not yet old enough for school 2. a child attending a preschool

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  • preschooler — /pree skooh leuhr/, n. a child below the official school starting age, usually a child up to age five. [1945 50; PRESCHOOL + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • preschooler — noun A child who is educated at preschool …   Wiktionary

  • preschooler — Synonyms and related words: babe, baby, baby bunting, bambino, classmate, fellow student, grade schooler, high schooler, incubator baby, infant, intermediate schooler, kindergartner, little angel, little darling, mewling infant, neonate, nursery… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • preschooler — preschool|er [ˌpri: ˈsku:lə US ər] n AmE a child who does not yet go to school, or who goes to preschool …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • preschooler — pre|school|er [ priskulər ] noun count AMERICAN a child who is too young to go to school …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • preschooler — [[t]priːsku͟ːlə(r)[/t]] preschoolers also pre schooler N COUNT: usu pl Children who are no longer babies but are not yet old enough to go to school are sometimes referred to as preschoolers. [WRITTEN] ...preschoolers and toddlers …   English dictionary

  • preschooler — prɪː skuːlÉ™(r) n. child of preschool age, child who attends preschool, child between the ages of approximately 2 and 5 years old …   English contemporary dictionary

  • preschooler — pre·school·er …   English syllables

  • preschooler — noun a child who attends a preschool or kindergarten • Syn: ↑kindergartner, ↑kindergartener • Hypernyms: ↑child, ↑kid, ↑youngster, ↑minor, ↑shaver, ↑n …   Useful english dictionary

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