What does childish mean?

Definitions for childish
ˈtʃaɪl dɪʃchild·ish

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

How to pronounce childish?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say childish in sign language?

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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

Examples of childish in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Optimists are childish; they even believe they can find an ice cream store in the hell!

  2. Rebecca Pepper Sinkler:

    The reluctance to put away childish things may be a requirement of genius.

  3. Homer:

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

  4. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

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

  5. Locker Room Fight Bowles:

    There was an altercation in the locker room, it had nothing to do with football. It was something very childish. He (Smith) got cold-cocked, sucker punched, whatever you want to call it, in the jaw. He has a broken jaw, fractured jaw, it requires some surgery.

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