childly

[chahyld-lee]

adjective Rare.

childlike; childish.

Nearby words

  1. childing,
  2. childish,
  3. childishly,
  4. childless,
  5. childlike,
  6. childminder,
  7. childness,
  8. childproof,
  9. childrearing,
  10. children

Origin of childly

before 900; Middle English childely, Old English cildlīc. See child, -ly

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