from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state of being childish.
- n. Childish behaviour.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state or quality of being childish; simplicity; harmlessness; weakness of intellect.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being childish; puerility; simplicity; weakness of intellect: most frequently used in a disparaging sense.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a property characteristic of a child
I guess that kind of childishness is just another aspect of our extra-specialness!
I would have had no problem at all with the Democrats working longer to "get it right" had they stood united with the President, but their back stabbing and childishness is sickening.
This act of childishness is going to demonstrate just how immature these right-wing extremists really are.
This is mostly childishness, which is, I suppose, morally culpable, although again I can't see that it should affect our estimation of whatever genuine insights and aesthetic achievements arise from their iconoclasm as artists.
You can continue you're childishness, that is the beauty of the Speccy they tolerate most people.
Some of the childishness was there, but the storylines seemed a little more ... something.
To-day I can laugh when I recall the childishness of my actions, the outcome of the unreasoned promptings of my puerile jealousy.
She rolls her eyes like a timid kitten, and then all at once tamed, nestles against me, with a coaxing air of childishness, which is a delightfully transparent assumption.
She rolls her eyes like a timid kitten, and then all at once tamed, nestles against me, with a coaxing air of childishness, which is
Weakness, the relaxation of nerves, and the state of dependence on another's care -- very long unfelt -- had made him betray what we must call childishness; and it was perceptible in the low half-complaining tone in which he spoke, indicating a consciousness of kindness in the other,