Translation of boyish in Spanish:


de chico, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈbɔɪɪʃ/


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    (enthusiasm/smile) de chico
    (enthusiasm/smile) de niño
    his boyish looks su aspecto juvenil / de chico
    • His firm handshake, welcoming smile and boyish charm were a winning combination.
    • He's 34 but looks years younger, and could certainly give lessons in boyish charm.
    • His hair is thinning but he has a boyish smile that makes his age impossible to guess.
    • He seems more boyish and youthful than the rather circumspect Sandler.
    • Some see him as a man trapped in the boyish Top Gun character that shot him to fame.
    • His face was clean of any pimples, and his smile was boyish, but held the promise of maturity.
    • He was also able to project a certain amount of boyish charm, at least into the early 1940s.
    • She looks much younger and offers a broad, easy smile with a somewhat boyish temperament.
    • His innocent boyish face suggests a young, vivid child, a likeable person.
    • He truly had grown up, his once boyish features now sculpted to the handsome ones of a young man.
    • But, despite my boyish good looks, I'm probably unlikely to be engaged for either role.
    • A man of 40 years but with boyish good looks and a floppy fringe tackles the challenge head on.
    • The one-time New Glasgow Boy still looks boyish, and I compliment him on this.
    • There is a real boyish gusto in his voice when he talks about it.
    • It suited her boyish crop of brunette hair and wild, pale blue eyes.
    • Feisty and suitably boyish, Toyah's exuberance would have shamed performers half her age.
    • His face looks like a boxer's battered glove, crumpled and creased but boyish and mischievous.
    • It was his loud argyle socks that revealed the boyish sense of humour behind the staid visage.
    • With their floppy haircuts and boyish good looks, they were billed as America's Beatles.
    • Yet, each time we encounter sharks, I see his face light up again in a boyish grin.
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    (used of woman)
    de muchacho
    de chico
    with her short hair she looks rather boyish con el pelo corto parece un chico / un varón