infant

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to infancy; infantile.

Part of speech: noun

A babe.

Part of speech: noun

A minor.

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Usage examples "infant":

  1. I stood by the bed of a dying child, a mere infant. - "Bohemian Society", Lydia Leavitt.
  2. I must either tell your papa, or I must punish you myself; I prefer to do it myself, he would whip you so"; with this she suddenly opened her dressing- room door, and pushed the terrible infant in, and locked the door. - "Love Me Little, Love Me Long", Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English.
  3. " By Jove," said the Infant Dundas, " this Paris of yours is a jolly town." - "General Bramble", André Maurois.