Definition of Childline in English:

Childline

(also ChildLine)

noun

  • A telephone helpline service established in the United Kingdom in 1986 which offers help and advice to children experiencing problems, especially physical or sexual abuse; the charitable organization that runs this helpline. [A trademark in the United Kingom.]

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in The Times. From child + line.

Pronunciation

Childline

/ˈtʃʌɪldlʌɪn/