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WordmeaningCallow (cal-low): an adjective which originated before 1000 A.D. which derives from the Middle English or Old English word “calu,” the Dutch word “kaal”, or German “kahl” meaning “bald.”

Meanings: immature, inexperienced, in lack of adult sophistication, unfledged, or featherless

Ex. Chalk up your mistakes as a teen to your callow youth.