Definitions for girl friday

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

girl′ Fri′day*(n.)(pl.)girl Fridays.

  1. Sometimes Offensive.

    Category: Sexuality, Usage Note

    Ref: gal Friday.

* Usage: See girl .

Origin of girl Friday:

1935–40; modeled on man Friday

Princeton's WordNet

  1. girl Friday(noun)

    a female assistant who has a range of duties


  1. girl Friday(Noun)

    A right-hand woman

  2. Origin: By extension, from the character Man Friday in Robinson Crusoe


  1. Girl Friday

    Girl Friday is a 1994 BBC reality television series starring Joanna Lumley in which she spends nine days on the desert island of Tsarabanjina near Madagascar.


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