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Word: infantile

Definition: childish; infantlike


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::: multifarious - varied; greatly diversified; Ex. multifarious activities
::: consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
::: esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
::: ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
::: replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
::: usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
::: surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
::: persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
::: pedestal - support or base as for a pillar or statue
::: spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts