puppyish


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pup·py·ish

 (pŭp′ē-ĭsh)
adj.
Resembling or characteristic of a puppy.
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Adj.1.puppyish - characteristic of a puppy
young, immature - (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth; "young people"
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She sniffed noses with him, and even condescended to leap about and frisk and play with him in quite puppyish fashion.
Leach could have killed him, but, having evidently filled the measure of his vengeance, he drew away from his prostrate foe, who was whimpering and wailing in a puppyish sort of way, and walked forward.
Contrast this hot-blooded, puppyish pursuit of fun, with the cold, wet probings of neighbour Jose Mourinho - the greyhound's nostril of Premier League football.
Contrast this hot-blooded, puppyish win AND both score, 11/5 c n th Premi pursuit of fun, with the cold, wet probings of neighbour Jose Mourinho - the greyhound's nostril of Premier League football.
The least intriguing aspect is the reason why it's going to be a massive hit -- namely, Spidey himself, played by 20-year-old Brit Tom Holland with an overdose of puppyish charm that's nonetheless very charming.
Josh Gad voices Bailey the dog with puppyish enthusiasm.
Although Ford's engineers deny it, the chassis of this model feels softer than the first generation car, so the ride is better, but there's not that same puppyish attitude as before.
At that instant, John was gripped by the sad reality that there was no puppyish sparkle left in his bird-hunting partner.
For those who find his puppyish hyperactivity wearying, Scanlan is a wily comic foil--and, considering how much unseen punishment the script piles on her nether regions, a jolly good sport.
On it, the Sheffield duo - Rebecca Taylor and Charles Watson - left their puppyish energy and naval-gazing that characterised that first record behind and in came a more serious, maturity to their music.
On it, the Sheffield duo - Rebecca Taylor and Charles T Watson - left their puppyish energy and naval-gazing that characterised that first record behind and in came a more serious, maturity to their music.