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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Young and inexperienced.

Usage examples (37)
  • Like so many callow young men, I wanted to ally myself with the aforementioned exemplars of rock cool.
  • The man of the world sometimes came upon the glove in his pocket, and laughed at it, as such men do when they recall their callow youth.
  • Next morning early they sent in their 'callow' verses to the great man, and followed shortly themselves.
  • And leaves her callow care, and cleaves the skies: for more
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