infantile
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infantile
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (childish)
a. infantil
Rick has an infantile obsession with seeing his name everywhere.Rick tiene una obsesión infantil con ver su nombre en todas partes.
b. pueril
Elisa's foolish, infantile behavior is going to get her into a lot of trouble.El comportamiento imprudente y pueril de Elisa la va a meter en muchos problemas.
2. (related to infants)
a. infantil
I worked in a recreation and sports program for those who suffer with the aftermath of infantile paralysis.Trabajé en un programa de recreación y deporte para los que sufren secuelas de la parálisis infantil.
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infantile
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (pejorative)
a. pueril, infantil
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infantile [ˈɪnfəntaɪl]
adjective
infantil; also (Med)
don't be so infantile! ¡no seas niño!
modifier
infantile paralysis (n) parálisis (f) infantil
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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