youngster
1. [ noun ] a young person of either sex (between birth and puberty)
Synonyms: child kid minor tike fry nipper tiddler tyke small_fry nestling shaver
Examples:

"she writes books for children" "they're just kids" "`tiddler' is a British term for youngsters"

Related terms: juvenile urchin orphan kiddy changeling boy_wonder buster preschooler pickaninny schoolchild silly toddler foster_child waif imp foster-child bairn sprog peanut poster_child child's_body
Similar spelling:   youngstown
  Young_Turk