Friday, April 8, 2011

puerile

puerile [ PYOO-er-il, -uh’-rahyl, PYOO’ R-il, -ahyl ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. juvenile; of or relating to a child or childhood
2. childish; immature; trivial
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The student's puerile arguments infuriated the professor.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 One year after the country took a dark turn into state control and an unpleasant, puerile attitude to other people's business. Or is it one year into a brave new world where the country became fitter, healthier and more civilised?