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childish


childish

adjective

Definition of CHILDISH

having or showing the annoying qualities (as silliness) associated with children <you almost spoiled the ceremony for everyone with your childish giggling>
Related Words boyish, brattish, bratty, girlie (or girly), girlish; childlike, innocent, naive (or naïve), simple, simplistic, unsophisticated
Antonyms adult, grown-up, mature

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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