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babyish

adjective

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having or showing the annoying qualities (as silliness) associated with children
  • the boy now thinks that playing with blocks is a rather babyish activity

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“Babyish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/babyish. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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