follow Dictionary.com

Your favorite word could be our Word of the Day!

child-resistant

[chahyld-ri-zis-tuh nt] /ˈtʃaɪld rɪˌzɪs tənt/
adjective
1.
that resists being opened, tampered with, or damaged by a child; childproof:
a child-resistant medicine cabinet.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for child-resistant

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for child

11
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with child-resistant