What does childish mean?

Definitions for childishˈtʃaɪl dɪʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word childish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. childish, infantile(adj)

    indicating a lack of maturity

    "childish tantrums"; "infantile behavior"

Wiktionary

  1. childish(Adjective)

    Of or suitable for a child.

  2. childish(Adjective)

    Behaving immaturely.

    Your childish temper tantrums are not going to change my decision on this matter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Childish(adj)

    of, pertaining to, befitting, or resembling, a child

  2. Childish(adj)

    puerile; trifling; weak

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of childish in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of childish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donald Trump:

    Probably is a little childish, but you know what? This is a campaign.

  2. Homer:

    You ought not to practice childish ways, since you are no longer that age.

  3. Johann von Goethe:

    Age does not make us childish, as some say it only finds us true children still.

  4. Justice Antonin Scalia:

    It has turned into a childish spectacle, i don't want to be there to lend dignity to it.

  5. Edith Ann:

    Acting childish seems to come naturally, but acting like an adult, no matter how old we are, just doesn't come easy to us.

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