Definición de callow en inglés:

callow

Saltos de línea: cal¦low
Pronunciación: /ˈkaləʊ
 
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adjetivo

Derivativos

callowly

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It begins by evoking the glamorous life of a young woman who lives happily if callowly in a cocoon of utter fabulousness.
  • He smiled and callowly looked down for a moment.
  • It was my first encounter with a particular kind of reality, which my religion, my upbringing, and the callowly romantic cast of my mind had declared obscene.

callowness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Patch Darragh has an aw-shucks quality that does fine at capturing Romeo's callowness and naïveté.
  • The callowness now on display goes a long way toward explaining why politicians and the media are held in public esteem somewhere above child molesters and below bankers.
  • To overcome the obvious disadvantages of such callowness, standout toughness or really remarkable talent are required.

Origen

Old English calu 'bald', of West Germanic origin, probably from Latin calvus 'bald'. This was extended to mean 'unfledged', which led to the present sense 'immature'.

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Pronunciación: kəːf
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