only child Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “only child” - Learner’s Dictionary

only child

noun [C]
( plural only children)
someone who has no brothers or sistersChildren and babies
Translations of “only child”
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨生子(或女)…
in Russian единственный ребенок…
in Turkish tek çocuk, hiç kardeşi olmayan çocuk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 独生子(或女)…
in Polish jedyna-k/czka…
(Definition of only child from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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