childlike

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  • I wanted to find a way to get back to a better world, more childlike.
  • She sat down opposite and looked at him with her clear, blue, childlike eyes. Cited from The Shoulders of Atlas, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • In childlike confidence and trust, she would rather believe too much than not enough. Cited from The Way of Salvation in the Lutheran Church, by G. H. Gerberding
  • Nothing could have been more childlike than the pleased smile on her face. Cited from The Yoke, by Elizabeth Miller
  • As He for us became a child, let us become childlike for Him. Cited from Lord of the World, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • It seemed to her that he followed her every movement with a look which her childlike soul did not understand. Cited from Legends of the Rhine, by Wilhelm Ruland
  • That high level of tears and childlike joy in our youth and love was never reached again. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • He still kept those keen, childlike eyes of his upon the other man's face. Cited from The Debtor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • And at the words she put up her lips with a childlike air to her companion. Cited from The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 4, by Various
  • He hardly ever speaks, and when he does, he comes across as childlike.
  • Many might well ask, Can we no longer rest upon a simple, childlike faith, founded on authority? Cited from The English Church in the Eighteenth Century, by Overton
  • What followed is told in one of the best known of the many stories bearing on his childlike nature.
  • When she started singing, her voice was bright and almost childlike.
  • I had thought my age should have been cherished by her childlike duty. Cited from Tales from Shakespeare, by Charles Lamb and Mary Lamb
  • He could picture her childlike grown-up face as it would look when he stepped into the room where they met. Cited from Emily Fox-Seton, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Looking around him with a childlike wonder, he rose and made his way back to the cabin. Cited from The Redemption of David Corson, by Charles Frederic Goss
  • She acts in a very childlike manner and looks quite young, but she is actually over one thousand years old.
  • What I have lost is my old childlike faith in practical politics. Cited from Orthodoxy, by G. K. Chesterton
  • He described the album as less childlike and more serious.
  • They age slowly, remaining childlike in comparison to other races even when their bodies slow down.
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