from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Childlike.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Like a child; childlike; acquired or learned when a child.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having the character of a child; belonging, or appropriate, to a child.
  • adverb Like a child.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a young child; childlike

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective befitting a young child


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