Definition of puppyism in English:

puppyism

noun

  • The character or behaviour of a puppy; impertinence; conceit; affectation; (also) youthful naivety, inexperience. Also occasionally: an instance of this.

Origin

Late 18th century. From puppy + -ism.

Pronunciation

puppyism

/ˈpʌpɪɪz(ə)m/