puppylike


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puppylike

(ˈpʌpɪˌlaɪk)
adj
resembling a puppy or the manner of a puppy
adv
in the manner of a puppy
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Adj.1.puppylike - 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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