toddler

[ tod-ler ]
/ ˈtɒd lər /

noun

a person who toddles, especially a young child learning to walk.

Origin of toddler

First recorded in 1785–95; toddle + -er1
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toddler

/ (ˈtɒdlə) /

noun

a young child, usually one between the ages of one and two and a half
(modifier) designed or suitable for a toddlertoddler suits
Derived Formstoddlerhood, noun
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Word Origin and History for toddler

toddler


n.

1793, agent noun from toddle.

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