scion Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"scion" in British English

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scionnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsaɪ.ən/ literary
a ​youngmember of a ​rich and ​famousfamily: He's the scion of a very ​wealthy newspaper-publishing ​family.
(Definition of scion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scionnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɑɪ·ən/ fml
a ​youngmember of a ​rich and ​famousfamily
(Definition of scion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “scion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 豪门望族的后裔,富家子弟…
in Chinese (Traditional) 豪門望族的後裔,富家子弟…
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