girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman, fille(noun)
a young woman
"a young lady of 18"
female child, girl, little girl(noun)
a youthful female person
"the baby was a girl"; "the girls were just learning to ride a tricycle"
a female human offspring
"her daughter cared for her in her old age"
girlfriend, girl, lady friend(noun)
a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved
"his girlfriend kicked him out"
a friendly informal reference to a grown woman
"Mrs. Smith was just one of the girls"
A young female (in contrast to boy), usually a child or adolescent.
Amanda is a girl of 16.
Any woman, regardless of her age. See usage notes.
A female servant; a maid. See usage notes.
A boy with girl-like qualities, especially squeamishness.
Stop being such a girl and punch back.
A queen (the playing card.)
A term of endearment. See usage notes.
I'm going to meet my girl over there.
Your girl turned up on our doorstep.
a young person of either sex; a child
a female child, from birth to the age of puberty; a young maiden
a female servant; a maidservant
a roebuck two years old
Origin: [OE. girle, gerle, gurle, a girl (in sense 1): cf. LG. gr child.]
A girl is any female human from birth through childhood and adolescence to attainment of adulthood when she becomes a woman. The term may also be used to mean a young woman. The word is also often used as a synonym for daughter.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gėrl, n. a female child: a young unmarried woman: a maid-servant.—n. Girl′hood, the state or time of being a girl.—adj. Girl′ish, of or like a girl.—adv. Girl′ishly—n. Girl′ishness. [Prob. from Old Low Ger. gör, a child, with dim. suffix -l.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'girl' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #643
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'girl' in Written Corpus Frequency: #553
Rank popularity for the word 'girl' in Nouns Frequency: #115
The numerical value of girl in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of girl in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You never realize what a good girl means untill you Know a bad girl .
A decent girl won't roam around at 9 o'clock at night. A girl is far more responsible for rape than a boy.
Stan Well you can take the girl outta the trailer park but you can't take the trailer park outta the girl.
Girl Scouts is for every girl, and every girl should have the opportunity to be a Girl Scout if she wants to.
A decent girl won't roam around at 9 o'clock at night, a girl is far more responsible for rape than a boy. Boy and girl are not equal.
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