Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.five-year-old - five years of age
young, immature - (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth; "young people"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.


(faiv) noun
1. the number or figure 5.
2. the age of 5.
1. 5 in number.
2. aged 5.
having five (of something). a five-apartment house.
ˈfiver noun
(a banknote worth) #5 or $5. It cost me a fiver.
ˈfive-year-old noun
a person or animal that is five years old.
(of a person, animal or thing) that is five years old.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in classic literature ?
All the while, the flush was in his face, and his eyes were as bright as a five-year-old child's with a new toy.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 3 (ANI): A five-year-old boy, who went missing from the past two days, has fallen into a drain in Bengaluru's Chamrajpet area, according to police.
Mairs logged his third win of the day going a mile for the three-year-olds and upward, pairing with five-year-old bay gelding Maxi's Taxi to dominate in a front-running effort and reach the wire four lengths clear.
DEREK MORTON and Zlatan Z were 'on fire' as they clinched the five-year-old trophy at the British Showjumping National Championship.
Thirty-five-year-old Safdar Hussain, his 30-year-old wife, Sanam Zehra, and their five-year-old daughter, Urwa Batool Kirmani, were killed after unidentified men opened fire on their car on Shergah Road in Habibabad.
Five-year-old Tahir Ali was playing near a canal in Kanganpur when he slipped and fell into it.
A five-year-old boy is being treated for Ebola in Uganda, the first case since an outbreak in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo 10 months ago, the World Health Organisation said Tuesday."The confirmed case is a five-year-old Congolese child who travelled from the DRC with his family on June 9, 2019.
LAHORE -- Two children, as young as five-year-old, were burnt alive and another two wounded critically when a huge fire erupted inside a house located on Walton Road Friday.
An Ohio man was arrested Thursday for assaulting a teenager who was allegedly molesting a five-year-old. After receiving overwhelming support for his actions from members of his community since, Rick Adams, 20, spoke out about his experience to multiple local news channels.
THE parents of a five-year-old who has a rare spinal condition have called for a treatment which could extend her life to be made available on the NHS.
According to details, Dolphin Force officials stopped a vehicle during snap-checking in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area and recovered the five-year-old child named Asad from the custody of two suspects, a man and a woman.
Family members of a five-year-old boy who was kidnapped from Lahore's Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park claimed that police is not cooperating with them to recover the child.