childish - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate childish

childish is hyphenated as child-ish

How to pronounce childish

childish is pronounced ´tʃäɪldɪʃ

Number of syllables in childish

The number of syllables in childish is 2

What part of speech in childish?

childish is an adjective

How common in the word childish?

childish is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does childish convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'childish'

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Common collocations before 'childish'

away, being, bit, can, doing, even, how, man, put, seem, something, still, such, time, why

Common collocations of 'childish'

away, being, bit, can, did, does, doing, even, felt, home, how, knew, like, little, look, man, nothing, now, only, put, seem, something, still, stupid, such, though, time, tone, voice, why

Words with similar spelling to childish

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Common Verb Collocations of childish

accord, appear, be, become, break, can, display, do, entertain, feel, give, grow, have, make, may, put, say, see, seem, sound, suppose, take, talk, think, turn, will, write, Is, 're, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of childish

ago, almost, as, aside, away, either, enough, even, ever, how, indeed, just, little, long, merely, much, not, now, often, only, perhaps, rather, really, so, still, together, too, very, when, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of childish

and, but, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing childish

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Synonyms of 'babyish'
Synonyms of 'beardless'
Synonyms of 'boyish'
Synonyms of 'childlike'
Synonyms of 'coltish'
Synonyms of 'decrepit'
Synonyms of 'doddering'
Synonyms of 'doting'
Common Adjective Collocations of aimless
Common Adjective Collocations of bowing
Common Adjective Collocations of boyish
Common Adjective Collocations of carving
Common Adjective Collocations of eagerness
Common Adjective Collocations of flushed
Common Adjective Collocations of folly
Common Adjective Collocations of frivolous
Common Adjective Collocations of giggle
Common Adjective Collocations of glee
Common Adjective Collocations of girlish
Common Adjective Collocations of helplessness
Common Adjective Collocations of headstrong
Common Adjective Collocations of idiotic
Common Adjective Collocations of interrupts
Common Adjective Collocations of immature
Common Adjective Collocations of indiscretion
Common Adjective Collocations of knavish
Common Adjective Collocations of levity
Common Adjective Collocations of lisp
Common Adjective Collocations of nonsense
Common Adjective Collocations of nickname
Common Adjective Collocations of naive
Common Adjective Collocations of nostalgia
Common Adjective Collocations of nettled
Common Adjective Collocations of outgrown
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Common Adjective Collocations of quips
Common Adjective Collocations of ridiculous
Common Adjective Collocations of silly
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