Kittenish is a synonym of kittenlike.
As adjectives the difference between kittenish and kittenlike
is that kittenish
is having the qualities or likeness of a kitten while kittenlike
is resembling a kitten or some aspect of one.
Having the qualities or likeness of a kitten.
* 2011 , Jeff Dee, Gordon Ryder's Blues , page 165:
- Sleeping, Myra appeared cuddly, kittenish . Girls, Gordon thought to himself. Girls can really drive you crazy.
Resembling a kitten or some aspect of one.