tender age

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See: nonage
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Despite his tender age, England under-17 international Huddlestone has been an ever-present for the Rams this season.
She caught the acting bug in a church panto at the tender age of five.
At the tender age of 17, Wayne will pinch most of the headlines.
And a family film is being made of The Visiters - misspelt by the author Daisy Ashford, who wrote the book at the tender age of nine.