Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

dziecinny in English:

1. childish childish

He wasn't enjoying the occasion so he thought he'd spoil it for everyone else - it was very childish of him.
childish behaviour
Marcin is childish
Such a childish plan is bound to fail.
When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.
He was so childish that he couldn't resist temptation.
Age does not make us childish, as they say. It only finds us true children still.
Women are directly adapted to act as the nurses and educators of our early childhood, for the simple reason that they themselves are childish, foolish, and short-sighted.
Peter was fed up with childish girls.
When an average person sends a message in a bottle, it's just a childish fantasy. When Christopher Columbus sends a message in a bottle, the fate of an entire country is at stake.
When I was a kid, I thought that if I died the world would just disappear. What a childish delusion! I just couldn't accept that the world could continue to exist without me.
They are a very childish sort of people, I think.
Embarassed at having been caught telling such a childish fib (...).
It isn't mature for a grown-up to act irresponsibly. It is childish.
My father can be terribly childish, but he means well.

English word "dziecinny"(childish) occurs in sets:

życie rodzinne i towarzyskie poziom rozszerzony LO...
cechy charakteru, uczucia i emocje
Crime and criminals (Unit 8)
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2. babyish

English word "dziecinny"(babyish) occurs in sets:

Fiszki z książki - "New Faces" (Myra Kelly)
Fiszki z książki - "A Boy's Town" (W. D. Howells)
Fiszki z książki - "Nine Unlikely Tales" (E. Nesbit)
Fiszki z książki - "An Isle in the Water" (Kathari...
Fiszki z książki - "Boy of My Heart" (Marie Connor...

3. childlike

His childlike laugh is charming.
She speaks with a childlike directness
She was in tears when she got the letter and a childlike smile came across her face.

English word "dziecinny"(childlike) occurs in sets:

Fiszki z książki - "On Strike Till 3" (Grant Balfour)
Fiszki z książki - "The Nursery Alice" (Lewis Carr...
Autoprezentacja, nawiazywanie kontaktów
Fiszki z książki - "Lord, Teach Us To Pray" (Andre...
Fiszki z książki - "The Breaking Crucible and othe...

4. puerile

Her behaviour was so puerile, she acted like a child.
puerile nonsense

English word "dziecinny"(puerile) occurs in sets:

Fiszki z książki - "Saint Patrick 1887" (Heman Whi...
Fiszki z książki - "The Story of Scraggles" (Georg...
Fiszki z książki - "Protection and Communism With ...
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5. infantile

What an infantile idea! / I think you're just infantile.
Left-wing communism is an infantile disorder.

English word "dziecinny"(infantile) occurs in sets:

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