kittenish

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

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

1753

First Known Use of kittenish

1753


KITTENISH Defined for English Language Learners

kittenish

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

Definition of kittenish for English Language Learners

  • : cute and playful in a way that attracts attention


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