Part of speech: noun

The state or time of being a child. puerile; petty.

Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "childhood":

  1. Madame de Ventadour had been in England in her childhood, for her parents had been emigres. - "Ernest Maltravers, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
  2. What a wonderful estate childhood is, Elfreda. - "Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer", Jessie Graham Flower.
  3. They have known me since childhood. - "The City of Fire", Grace Livingston Hill.