One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘my grandmother looked almost childlike in the big white bed’
youthful, young, young-looking, girlish, boyish, adolescent, teenaged, teenage
2‘geniuses tend to be rather childlike’
innocent, artless, guileless, simple, unworldly, unsophisticated, green, inexperienced, naive, ingenuous, trusting, trustful, unsuspicious, unwary, unguarded, credulous, gullible, easily taken in
unaffected, without airs, open, frank, uninhibited, natural, spontaneous, down-to-earth
informal wet behind the ears
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