kittenishly
kittenish kit"ten*ish, a. Resembling a kitten; playful; as, a kittenish disposition. --Richardson. [1913 Webster] -- {kit"ten*ish*ly}, adv. -- {kit"ten*ish*ness}, n. [PJC]

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  • kittenishly — kittenish ► ADJECTIVE ▪ playful, lively, or flirtatious. DERIVATIVES kittenishly adverb kittenishness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • kittenishly — adverb see kittenish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • kittenishly — See kittenish. * * * …   Universalium

  • kittenishly — adverb In a kittenish manner …   Wiktionary

  • kittenishly — adv. naughtily, like a kitten …   English contemporary dictionary

  • kittenishly — kit·ten·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • kittenishly — adverb see kittenish * * * kittˈenishly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑kitten …   Useful english dictionary

  • kittenish — kittenishly, adv. kittenishness, n. /kit n ish/, adj. 1. coyly playful. 2. like or in the manner of a kitten. [1745 55; KITTEN + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • kittenish — adjective Date: 1754 resembling a kitten; especially coyly playful • kittenishly adverb • kittenishness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • kittenishness — See kittenishly. * * * …   Universalium

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