Meaning of PRETEEN in English

I. preteen "ˌ noun

Etymology: pre- + teen s (teenagers)

: a boy or girl not yet 13 years old

II. pre·teen ¦prēˌ adjective

1. : relating to or produced for children younger than 13

preteen fashions

2. : being younger than 13

preteen youngsters

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