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tweenager

/ˈtwiːnˌeɪdʒə/
noun
1.
(informal) a child of approximately eight to fourteen years of age
Word Origin
from (be)tween + (teen)ager
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Contemporary definitions for tweenager
noun

a pre-teenager, generally aged 10-12; also, a youth aged 10-14; also called tween , tweenie

Examples

Britney Spears is attractive to tweenagers.

Word Origin

between youth and teenager

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tweenager

noun

A preteenager, generally aged 10–12; also, a youth who has just become a teenager

[1949+; blend of (be)tween and (teen)ager]


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