Part of speech:
The definition of puerile is something characteristic of or related to a child, especially silly, trivial or childish behavior.
Being in an early period of life or growth; not old
Sickly or bilious, as from illness, fear, etc.
Marked by or suggesting a lack of normal maturity:
Lacking worldly experience and understanding, especially:
Lacking the usual or appropriate covering or clothing; naked:
(Archaic) Unripe or immature.
Of or relating to infants or infancy.
Immature or childish
Growing in marshes
Of a bird that has yet to develop its wings and feathers and become able to fly
Characteristic of young people.
Having reached full natural growth or development:
Having learned from experience; made wise, competent, etc. by experience
Suitable for or appealing to the tastes of sophisticates:
New and untried or inexperienced:
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