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I was wondering....

At what age does a child become a toddler? We all know what toddlers look and act like, but is there an exact age?

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Deathlilly

Asked by Deathlilly at 11:12 PM on Dec. 11, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • When they start walking well, I say around 2.
    teamquinn

    Answer by teamquinn at 11:17 PM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • But my daughter is 10 months and walking but she really doesn't seem in the toddler stage...
    Deathlilly

    Answer by Deathlilly at 11:30 PM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • Toddler usually means from about 1 to about 3 years old. There's really no specific age though.
    jessradtke

    Answer by jessradtke at 11:41 PM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • They are infants until they can walk unassisted for long periods. Toddler means to "toddle" which means walking. Then it goes to Preschooler, Grade schooler, Middle schooler, High schooler, adult. (At least in our house it does.)
    Kenre

    Answer by Kenre at 6:23 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Ive seen many who start calling them toddlers after they hit 1 cuz they are usually walking around(even if just a little and still wobbly).
    Amaranth361

    Answer by Amaranth361 at 12:33 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

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