Puerileness
Puerileness Pu"er*ile*ness, n. The quality of being puerile; puerility. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • puerileness — See puerilely. * * * …   Universalium

  • Puerilities — Puerility Pu er*il i*ty, n.; pl. {Puerilities}. [L. puerilitas: cf. F. pu[ e]rilit[ e].] 1. The quality of being puerile; childishness; puerileness. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is puerile or childish; especially, an expression… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Puerility — Pu er*il i*ty, n.; pl. {Puerilities}. [L. puerilitas: cf. F. pu[ e]rilit[ e].] 1. The quality of being puerile; childishness; puerileness. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is puerile or childish; especially, an expression which is flat …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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