callow callow  /ˈkæ loʊ/


  • (adj) young and inexperienced



  1. The older generation calls its successor callow and inept and is never ready to handover the reins to the young.
  2. The plot moves around a callow youth who gets unwittingly involved in murders and other crimes.
  3. The youth became and a recluse after his writings were dismissed by critics as callow.


  1. Royal Princess Arrives In Southampton To The Sounds of The Love Boat

    Earlier this morning, the Royal Princess made her way into Southampton Harbor to the tune of the Love Boat theme and God Save The Queen, performed by the Southampton University Brass Band. The band was directed by British actor, director and writer Simon Callow.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Cruise Addicts

  2. Musical Salute Welcomes Royal Princess to Southampton

    SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom, June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A musical salute provided a spectacular welcome for Royal Princess to Southampton today as the new cruise ship arrived to begin a week-long series of special inaugural events. British actor, director and writer Simon Callow...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

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