Boyish in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Boyish

Like a stereotypical boy in appearance or demeanor.

Short Example Sentences for Boyish

  • 1. There was no resisting the boyish eagerness. 🔊
  • 2. His boyish face was wreathed in smiles. 🔊
  • 3. His handsome boyish face was flushing. 🔊
  • 4. But there was still the boyish innocence that she liked. 🔊
  • 5. And he held out his hand with a boyish kindness. 🔊
  • 6. It was his boyish ambition to become a great poet. 🔊
  • 7. He exercised persistently and kept his boyish figure. 🔊
  • 8. He smiled in his gentle, boyish fashion. 🔊
  • 9. She loved his little boyish bursts of hero-worship. 🔊
  • 10. The harried, boyish face broke brightly into a smile. 🔊
  • 11. We hired seats, and set off full of boyish expectation. 🔊
  • 12. The boyish satire on Newton is amusing. 🔊
  • 13. Bill stared incredulously at the other's boyish face. 🔊
  • 14. With an almost boyish frankness she combined feminine witchery. 🔊
  • 15. It is strange to hear philosophy of any sort from such a boyish figure. 🔊
  • 16. It came out haltingly, the boyish expression of sympathy and understanding. 🔊
  • 17. He had married her from a sense of honour, when his boyish fancy was past. 🔊
  • 18. He was good looking, and almost boyish in the lack of hair upon his face. 🔊
  • 19. Yes, when you are what I see before me now, boyish and natural. 🔊
  • 20. And sighs, "The dear dead boyish pastime! 🔊

How to use Boyish in Sentences?

  • 1. They were slightly puffed, but otherwise his boyish features bore no sign of his libations. 🔊
  • 2. He rose with some show of animation at sight of the tall, boyish figure in the doorway. 🔊
  • 3. Rupert bowed his head again over her hand, his boyish mouth drawn in a straight line. 🔊
  • 4. The boyish good humor had gone from his face; it looked sharp-set and pugnacious. 🔊
  • 5. It had been curious that this handsome, boyish fellow should come as an emissary from Bill Gregg. 🔊
  • 6. Sir Philip Wentworth was not troubled with the boyish fastidiousness of Lord Naseby. 🔊
  • 7. Coming toward them through the sand was a boyish figure that moved with a beautiful stride, tireless and swift. 🔊
  • 8. To describe a boyish combat with snowballs, and the victorious leader to have a statue of snow erected to him. 🔊
  • 9. They had inflamed his boyish conceit by allowing him to pick out two cards in succession, and with small bets. 🔊
  • 10. There was sympathy and tenderness in his boyish face, but seeing her condition, he spoke cheerfully. 🔊
  • 11. There was an almost boyish light of excited anticipation and hope in the usually cold eyes that looked out down the valley as he rode away. 🔊
  • 12. I had vague ideas of going to a policeman or of complaining at a police station, but some boyish instinct against informing prevented that. 🔊
  • 13. They seemed pagan in a newer and more placid sense; and he felt a newer and more boyish curiosity and courage for the consulting of the oracle. 🔊
  • 14. Yellow, downy beards appeared on faces which had been of boyish smoothness when the river was crossed, but this was only one of the minor changes. 🔊
  • 15. His hair, curling slightly over temples boyish in outlines, although marked, was not in the least gray. 🔊