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English definition of “childlike”

childlike

adjective     /ˈtʃaɪldlaɪk/
Childlike people are like children in some ways, such as trusting people or behaving in a natural way: a childlike enthusiasm for lifeNaive and trustingInexperienced (of people)
(Definition of childlike adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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