SYNONYMS FOR childlike
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OTHER WORDS FROM childlikechildlikeness, nounun·child·like, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for childlike
He could been my son, but I felt childlike before his authority.
Stephan Pastis, creator of “Pearls Before Swine,” views Calvin as an expression of pure childlike id, yet thinks there is a whole other dynamic that makes many of Calvin’s acts of imagination so appealing.‘Calvin and Hobbes’ said goodbye 25 years ago. Here’s why Bill Watterson’s masterwork enchants us still.|Michael Cavna|December 31, 2020|Washington Post
I looked up at the stars and felt my childlike wonder return.
There’s a real sense of childlike treasure-hunting tied to foraging.
But then the summit gives way to the other side of the hill, and a childlike glee arises from the whooooosh of the descent.
Too many people reverted to a childlike state, and they wanted a daddy-protector.The U.S. Will Torture Again—and We’re All to Blame|Michael Tomasky|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their playful exhibitions are often meant to be interactive and instill a childlike sense of joy in the viewer.
“Her reporting was childlike but graphic,” says the documents.Inside the Shocking Custody Case Court Documents that Shed Light on the Dylan Farrow-Woody Allen Saga|Marlow Stern|February 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Childlike Elvis Presley was amusing but a complete failure in the feathers.Rita Moreno, SAG Life Achievement Award Winner, Talks Brando, Elvis And West Side Story|Sandra McElwaine|January 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With childlike confidence he follows the advice of some more or less honest dealer.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
In his childlike, impulsive fashion he had not thought of the future when he adopted Jean.
There was in his voice a sound of warm yet almost childlike enthusiasm, with which she was becoming very familiar.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
So Aristide, in his childlike way, found remarkable happiness in Beverly Stoke.
By way of showing a pretty, childlike impatience, she began to beat time with her feet to the spirited air the band was playing.Ruth|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell