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.
While there were indisputable flaws in 2017's gimmicky slasher revival 'Happy Death Day', it was hard to knock the film's puppyish energy, earnestly zipping along with such speed that one almost forgot just how ramshackle its foundation was.
But nothing compared to Andy, an irrepressible, puppyish sort of boy who went to my school.
class="MsoNormalAnyway, that was classic Wetangula: a man of oversize ego with a puppyish bark.
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.
Contrast this hot-blooded, puppyish win AND both score, 11/5 c n th Premi Bet365) pursuit of fun, with the cold, wet probings of neighbour Jose Mourinho - the greyhound's nostril Premier League football.
"Can I mess your hair up?" Fallon proposed, puppyish and wide-eyed.
Josh Gad voices Bailey the dog with puppyish enthusiasm.