Meaning of “godchild” in the English Dictionary

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godchildnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡɑdˌtʃɑɪld/ plural godchildren /ˈɡɑdˌtʃɪl·drən/

a child who has godparents (= people who take responsibilty for the child's moral and Christian religious development)

(Definition of “godchild” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)