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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characteristic of a young dog

Usage examples (35)
  • Canseco, longhaired still, strong-jawed still, has a kind of puppyish charm and a forthrightness that make you want to root for him.
  • He was still too full of puppyish enthusiasm and curiosity.
  • But, deep in my veins, I felt a happy, puppyish sense of warmth.
  • It was this quality, this puppyish wistfulness that caught my sympathy. for more
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