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kittenish

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adjective kit·ten·ish \ˈkit-nish, ˈki-tən-ish\

Simple Definition of kittenish

  • : cute and playful in a way that attracts attention

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of kittenish

  1. :  resembling a kitten; especially :  coyly playful

kittenishly adverb
kittenishness noun

Examples of kittenish in a sentence

  1. <the days when young ladies at a dance were supposed to be kittenish around young men>



1754

First Known Use of kittenish

1754


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