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Synonyms for boylike

befitting or characteristic of a young boy

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like a boy


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These boylike pranks often helped to alleviate the tedium and monotony of assembly-line work, but occasionally they got out of hand and turned uncontrollably violent.
Perhaps all the thunder and lightning raking across the South Downs was just the big man upstairs making a point after all these years of hearing about the Godlike genius of Aidan O'Brien, and yesterday it was beyond even the boylike boss of Ballydoyle to overcome the sea of troubles that have rained down on his yard this week.
Standing up to his full height, and stretching his big arms downward with a boylike sort of good-natured strength-he was a powerfully made fellow-the major said"I'll be in the audience tonight, sir, I expect.