adjective \ˈkōl-tish\

Definition of COLTISH

a :  not subjected to discipline
b :  frisky, playful <coltish antics>
:  of, relating to, or resembling a colt <coltish legs>
colt·ish·ly adverb
colt·ish·ness noun

Examples of COLTISH

  1. <off camera the actor is high-spiritedly coltish, but turns serious once the camera starts rolling>

First Known Use of COLTISH

14th century

Rhymes with COLTISH


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