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Another word for childish

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Adjective
  1. Of or characteristic of a child, especially in immaturity

    See also:

    youth

Another word for childish

Synonym Study

  • Childish and childlike are both applied to persons of any age in referring to characteristics or qualities considered typical of a child, childish suggesting unfavorable qualities such as immaturity, foolishness, petulance, etc. and childlike, the favorable, as innocence, guilelessness, trustfulness, etc.