What does GIRL mean?

Definitions for GIRL
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word GIRL.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman, fille(noun)

    a young woman

    "a young lady of 18"

  2. female child, girl, little girl(noun)

    a youthful female person

    "the baby was a girl"; "the girls were just learning to ride a tricycle"

  3. daughter, girl(noun)

    a female human offspring

    "her daughter cared for her in her old age"

  4. girlfriend, girl, lady friend(noun)

    a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved

    "his girlfriend kicked him out"

  5. girl(noun)

    a friendly informal reference to a grown woman

    "Mrs. Smith was just one of the girls"

Wiktionary

  1. girl(Noun)

    A young female (in contrast to boy), usually a child or adolescent.

    Amanda is a girl of 16.

  2. girl(Noun)

    Any woman, regardless of her age. See usage notes.

  3. girl(Noun)

    A female servant; a maid. See usage notes.

  4. girl(Noun)

    A boy with girl-like qualities, especially squeamishness.

    Stop being such a girl and punch back.

  5. girl(Noun)

    A queen (the playing card.)

  6. girl(Noun)

    A term of endearment. See usage notes.

  7. girl(Noun)

    a girlfriend.

    I'm going to meet my girl over there.

  8. girl(Noun)

    a daughter.

    Your girl turned up on our doorstep.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Girl(noun)

    a young person of either sex; a child

    Etymology: [OE. girle, gerle, gurle, a girl (in sense 1): cf. LG. gr child.]

  2. Girl(noun)

    a female child, from birth to the age of puberty; a young maiden

    Etymology: [OE. girle, gerle, gurle, a girl (in sense 1): cf. LG. gr child.]

  3. Girl(noun)

    a female servant; a maidservant

    Etymology: [OE. girle, gerle, gurle, a girl (in sense 1): cf. LG. gr child.]

  4. Girl(noun)

    a roebuck two years old

    Etymology: [OE. girle, gerle, gurle, a girl (in sense 1): cf. LG. gr child.]

Freebase

  1. Girl

    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

  1. Girl

    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′ishlyn. Girl′ishness. [Prob. from Old Low Ger. gör, a child, with dim. suffix -l.]

Editors Contribution

  1. girl

    A female human being with a vagina.

    A girl has distinct bodily functions to a boy.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 5, 2020  
  2. girl

    A human being that produces ovum.

    A girl has distinct bodily functions different to a boy.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 5, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'GIRL' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #643

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'GIRL' in Written Corpus Frequency: #553

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'GIRL' in Nouns Frequency: #115

How to pronounce GIRL?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say GIRL in sign language?

  1. girl

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of GIRL in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of GIRL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of GIRL in a Sentence

  1. Marilyn Monroe:

    Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.

  2. Paraguayan Health Minister Antonio Barrios:

    There is no indication that the health of the (girl) is at risk ... therefore we are not, from any point of view, in favor of the termination of the pregnancy.

  3. Rob Didato:

    A couple of guys just got together and said it’s ridiculous that this girl can’t get a new chair, I guess it was insurance issues, and they said, 'We should start a campaign,’.

  4. The Reinards:

    Whether I agree or not, you keep that out of school. His student asked him for help, and he failed as a teacher. At minimum, he owes my little girl a public apology.

  5. Andy McIlvaine:

    I thought he was going to give me a drink ticket, he said 'Have fun, good luck and go get your girl. Here at Southwest we’re all about love.'.

Images & Illustrations of GIRL

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