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See definition of whippersnapper on Dictionary.com
  • as inboy
  • as inbrat
  • as inchild
  • as inenfant terrible
  • as inholy terror
  • as inpipsqueak
  • as inscamp
  • as intot

synonyms for whippersnapper

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

antonyms for whippersnapper

MOST RELEVANT
  • girl
  • adult
  • parent
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          How to use whippersnapper in a sentence

          "This Desmarais is himself the hero of that episode you refer to—the very same whippersnapper," answered the Count.
          THE SWORD OF HONOR, VOLUMES 1 & 2EUGNE SUE
          By my sowl thin, you know betther thoughts than your own, Mr. Whippersnapper, if that's the name you go by.
          STORIES OF COMEDYVARIOUS
          You don't mean to say, Aaron Bickford, that you let a whippersnapper like that defy you?
          THE YOUNG ACROBAT OF THE GREAT NORTH AMERICAN CIRCUSHORATIO ALGER JR.
          He had not been eating much lately—he had better get that little whippersnapper who attended Holly to give him a tonic.
          FIVE TALESJOHN GALSWORTHY
          What any decent, respectable, hard-working man would do,—bring back the girl and horsewhip that whippersnapper.
          GREEN VALLEYKATHARINE REYNOLDS
          And you, young whippersnapper in shoulder straps, you talked to me of your honor.
          UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
          Sally had classed him as a young whippersnapper, but this was unjust, if it impugned his stature.
          SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
          Would you try to frighten me with that whippersnapper thing?
          LITTLE JOHANNESFREDERIK VAN EEDEN
          I was serving the Czar while you were still a whippersnapper.
          THE WHITE TERROR AND THE REDABRAHAM CAHAN
          She's not the kind that takes to any whippersnapper that comes along.
          ANGELA'S BUSINESSHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
          SYNONYM OF THE DAY
          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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          WORDS RELATED TO WHIPPERSNAPPER

          • 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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