[ noun ] (zoology) young bird not yet fledged
Used in print(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)
Jubal 's conversations coming and going - Jubal 's words troubled him most ; he studied them , compared them with what he had been taught as a nestling , struggling to bridge between languages , the one he thought with and the one he was learning to think in .
[ noun ] a young person of either sex (between birth and puberty)
"she writes books for children" "they're just kids" "`tiddler' is a British term for youngsters"