second childhood Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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second childhoodnoun [S]

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a ​situation in which someone ​starts to ​behave like a ​child, ​especially because of ​mentalweaknesscaused by ​oldage: Her grandfather's in his second ​childhood and ​talksnonsense most of the ​time.
(Definition of second childhood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “second childhood”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤因年老智力衰退造成的)第二童年期…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤因年老智力衰退造成的)第二童年期…
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