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Webster 1913 Edition


Youngling

Young′ling

,
Noun.
[AS.
geongling
.]
A young person; a youth; also, any animal in its early life.
“More dear . . . than younglings to their dam.”
Spenser.
He will not be so willing, I think, to join with you as with us
younglings
.
Ridley.

Young′ling

,
Adj.
Young; youthful.
Wordsworth.

Webster 1828 Edition


Youngling

YOUNGLING

,
Noun.
Yungling. Any animal in the first part of life.

Definition 2022


youngling

youngling

English

Adjective

youngling (comparative more youngling, superlative most youngling)

  1. young; youthful

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Noun

youngling (plural younglings)

  1. A young person, animal or plant; chit.
    • Spenser
      More dear [] than younglings to their dam.
    • Ridley
      He will not be so willing, I think, to join with you as with us younglings.

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