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Definitions of toddler

  1. a young child
  2. One who toddles.

Usage examples for toddler

  1. Grandma had her hands full, keeping the toddler from running out into sunshine and rain; but it was Jimmie who really worried her, he was so sick. – Across the Fruited Plain by Florence Crannell Means
  2. When I had you with me as a tiny toddler, you would fret a whole day about a thing an ordinary child would forget inside an hour. – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  3. Babies of her babyhood- the toddlers she, a toddler, had nursed- were having babies themselves now; the middle- aged had had time to grow old and die. – Balcony Stories by Grace E. King
  4. You see, my mother died a long while ago; I was just a toddler then; and my father married again. – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  5. Hurriedly approaching the little toddler, he stooped and held out his hands, saying, in tender, half- tremulous tones, " Come, darling, come to papa." – Elsie's Womanhood by Martha Finley
  6. One toddler wondered loudly what they were and where they grew. – The Sun's Babies by Edith Howes
  7. A toddler on a leash managed to get loose and came running Cade's direction as his mother tried to call him back. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
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