kittenishness
noun see kittenish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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

  • kittenishness — 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kittenishness — See kittenishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • kittenishness — noun The state or condition of being kittenish …   Wiktionary

  • kittenishness — kit·ten·ish·ness …   English syllables

  • kittenishness — noun see kittenish …   Useful english dictionary

  • kittenish — adjective Date: 1754 resembling a kitten; especially coyly playful • kittenishly adverb • kittenishness noun …   New Collegiate 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 — (adj.) 1754, from KITTEN (Cf. kitten) + ISH (Cf. ish). Related: Kittenishly; Kittenishness …   Etymology dictionary

  • kittenish — adjective playful, lively, or flirtatious. Derivatives kittenishly adverb kittenishness noun …   English new terms dictionary

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