noun, plural pup·pies.
Words nearby puppy
OTHER WORDS FROM puppypup·py·hood, pup·py·dom, nounpup·py·ish, adjectivepup·py·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for puppyish
On the fashion shoot beforehand, he was puppyish energy and charm—no diva-ishness, just fast, funny, and co-operative.
At last he found the flesh; and a puppyish snarl rose in his throat.Kazan|James Oliver Curwood
Craft and cunning replaced mere curiosity and puppyish egoism.The Country Beyond|James Oliver Curwood
Duckfoot, who'd shed most of his puppyish ways, crawled disconsolately into his sleeping box.The Duck-footed Hound|James Arthur Kjelgaard
The genial, playful, puppyish side of him found little expression.White Fang|Jack London