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addaword.gifdefinition of trophy child

noun
a child whose attributes, achievements are used by the parents to impress other people
Hausner says some youngsters are often "trophy children" whose parents see them as nothing more than an extension of themselves.
Submitted by: Monika Dołęga from Poland on 05/10/2011 21:57:00
Definition of trophy child from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

solutionism

the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology

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