noun see infantile

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • infantility — infantile ► ADJECTIVE 1) of or occurring among infants. 2) derogatory childish. DERIVATIVES infantility noun (pl. infantilities) …   English terms dictionary

  • infantility — n. childishness; babyishness; quality of being infantile; childish or infantile act …   English contemporary dictionary

  • infantility — in·fan·til·i·ty …   English syllables

  • infantility — ˌinfən.ˈtiləd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: Medieval Latin infantilitas, from Latin infantilis infantile + itas ity : the quality or state of being infantile : childishness …   Useful english dictionary

  • infantile — infantility /in feuhn til i tee/, n. /in feuhn tuyl , til/, adj. 1. characteristic of or befitting an infant; babyish; childish: infantile behavior. 2. of or pertaining to infants or infancy: infantile diseases. 3. Physical Geog. youthful (def.… …   Universalium

  • infantile — adjective Date: 1696 1. of or relating to infants or infancy 2. suitable to or characteristic of an infant; especially very immature < infantile humor > • infantility noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • babyishness — n. childishness, juvenility, infantility …   English contemporary dictionary

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