Definición de apish en inglés:

apish

Saltos de línea: apish
Pronunciación: /ˈeɪpɪʃ
 
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adjetivo

1Resembling or likened to an ape: Australopithecus had an apish cranium
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  • Lately, he has taken to apish chest-thumping in proclaiming that various individuals are ‘ducking’ and ‘backing down’ from him.
  • Compared to our apish ancestors, which could run only short distances, we have a more balanced head, flatter face, and smaller teeth and nose.
  • But why did women - and men, for that matter - lose the apish fur that covered most of our bodies to begin with?
2Foolish or silly.
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  • But the plot and its apish qualities ultimately aren't very important.
  • In truth, he had suspected all his subordinates were just as apish as each other.

Derivativos

apishly

adverbio
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  • Legs hooked over the board, he hangs apishly, body massively contracted, even his extremities.
  • We were visionary idealists, purposefully choosing to pursue a lifestyle that did not apishly conform to culture.
  • I felt a rush of jitters, my arms swung apishly like pendulums and my legs seemed disconnected, lumbering stilts.

apishness

sustantivo
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  • Formerly man's apishness did not matter so much, but now he is gaining dangerous powers, and may destroy himself.
  • Few people would go to excess if they were not unwholesomely over-excited about their trivial apishness.
  • Failure did not become victory, weakness did not become strength and we apes stopped emailing one another and greeting one another, and withdrew into mute apishness and mute despair.

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Palabra del día anomalous
Pronunciación: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
adjective
deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected