schoolchild
noun Date: 1801 a child attending school

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • schoolchild — [sko͞ol′chīld΄] n. pl. schoolchildren [sko͞ol′chil΄drən] a child attending school …   English World dictionary

  • schoolchild — UK [ˈskuːlˌtʃaɪld] / US [ˈskulˌtʃaɪld] noun [countable] Word forms schoolchild : singular schoolchild plural schoolchildren UK [ˈskuːlˌtʃɪldrən] / US [ˈskulˌtʃɪldrən] a child who goes to school …   English dictionary

  • schoolchild — /skoohl chuyld /, n., pl. schoolchildren. a child attending school. [1830 40; SCHOOL1 + CHILD] * * * …   Universalium

  • schoolchild — noun A young person attending school or of an age to attend school. Syn: pupil, student, schoolkid …   Wiktionary

  • schoolchild — school|child [ˈsku:ltʃaıld] n plural schoolchildren [ tʃıldrən] a child attending school see usage note ↑student …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • schoolchild — school|child [ skul,tʃaıld ] (plural school|chil|dren [ skul,tʃıldrən ] ) noun count a child who goes to school …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • schoolchild — [[t]sku͟ːltʃaɪld[/t]] schoolchildren N COUNT: usu pl Schoolchildren are children who go to school. Last year I had an audience of schoolchildren and they laughed at everything …   English dictionary

  • schoolchild — n. child who is a student, child that attends school …   English contemporary dictionary

  • schoolchild — noun (plural schoolchildren) a child attending school …   English new terms dictionary

  • schoolchild — noun plural schoolchildren, (C) a child attending school …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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