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See definition of schoolboy on Dictionary.com
  • as inboy
  • as inlad
  • as inminor
  • as inschool child

synonyms for schoolboy

  • child
  • fellow
  • guy
  • lad
  • youngster
  • youth
  • buck
  • cadet
  • chap
  • dude
  • gamin
  • half-pint
  • junior
  • master
  • punk
  • puppy
  • runt
  • shaver
  • sonny
  • sprout
  • squirt
  • stripling
  • tadpole
  • whippersnapper
  • little guy
  • little shaver
  • small fry

antonyms for schoolboy

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  • girl
  • adult
  • girl
  • man
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    How to use schoolboy in a sentence

    The eager schoolboy has finally developed into a mature and slightly more melancholy character, akin to the Peters who came before.
    THE FUTURE OF SPIDER-MAN AFTER NO WAY HOMEELIANA DOCKTERMANDECEMBER 17, 2021TIME
    The story takes us back to Germany in the late 18th century, and a schoolboy named Carl Friedrich Gauss.
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    Williamson, who despite being built like an offensive lineman could throw down 360-degree slams on his comically inferior schoolboy competition, emerged as Overtime’s first star.
    INSIDE THE NEW BASKETBALL LEAGUE PAYING HIGH SCHOOLERS SIX-FIGURE SALARIESSEAN GREGORY/ATLANTANOVEMBER 8, 2021TIME
    Earlier this year, the education ministry announced a plan to “cultivate masculinity” in schoolboys, including hiring more gym teachers and promoting sports.
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    As a schoolboy growing up in New York City in the 1870s, Herman Hollerith often managed to sneak out of the schoolroom just before spelling lessons.
    PUNCHING INTATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    I do not care very much how you censor or select the reading and talking and thinking of the schoolboy or schoolgirl.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    He was different from Dick Faversham, who in a frank, schoolboy way had declared his scepticism.
    THE EVERLASTING ARMSJOSEPH HOCKING
    His colleague looks abashed, like a schoolboy caught in a naughty act.
    PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
    Lechmere slid down the bannisters as a schoolboy might have done; he had an open pocket knife in his teeth.
    THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
    He even went so far as to attribute the disappearance of the young man to a schoolboy's trick.
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    WORDS RELATED TO SCHOOLBOY

    • buck
    • cadet
    • chap
    • child
    • dude
    • fellow
    • gamin
    • guy
    • half-pint
    • junior
    • lad
    • little guy
    • little shaver
    • master
    • punk
    • puppy
    • runt
    • schoolboy
    • shaver
    • small fry
    • sonny
    • sprout
    • squirt
    • stripling
    • tadpole
    • whippersnapper
    • youngster
    • youth
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