Meaning of “youngster” in the English Dictionary

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"youngster" in British English

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youngsternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈjʌŋ.stər/ us /ˈjʌŋ.stɚ/

C1 a young person, usually an older child:

The scheme is for youngsters between the ages of ten and 16.

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(Definition of “youngster” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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youngsternoun [ C ]

us /ˈjʌŋ·stər/

a young person:

The program was designed to find summer jobs for city youngsters ages 14 to 21.

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