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puerile
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Jane Eyre
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  • A puerile tear dimmed my eye while I looked — a tear of disappointment and impatience; ashamed of it, I wiped it away.

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  • The film is filled with clever puns and puerile pranks.
  • Her campaign proved her to be puerile and feckless.

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