tweenager

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “Chambers says 'between' + 'teenager', but could 'twelve' be involved as the last non-teenage year?”

Noun[edit]

tweenager ‎(plural tweenagers)

  1. A young human being that is not yet technically a teenager (being less than thirteen years old), but starting to act like one—generally eight to twelve years old.

Synonyms[edit]