HyperDic: infancy

English > 2 senses of the word infancy:
NOUNtimeinfancy, babyhood, early childhoodthe early stage of growth or development
stateinfancy, babyhoodthe earliest state of immaturity
infancy > pronunciation
Soundsih'nfahnsiy
Rhymesabsorbency ... Yangtze: 255 rhymes with siy...
English > infancy: 2 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningThe early stage of growth or development.
Synonymsbabyhood, early childhood
Partsoral stage, oral phase(psychoanalysis) the first sexual and social stage of an infant's development
Broadertime of lifeA period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
Spanishinfancia
Catalaninfància, infantesa
Adjectivesinfantileof or relating to infants or infancy
Nounsinfanta very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk
English > infancy: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningThe earliest state of immaturity.
Synonymbabyhood
Broaderimmaturity, immaturenessnot having reached maturity
Spanishinfancia
Catalaninfància, infantesa
Nounsinfanta very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk

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