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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Befitting or characteristic of a young female (child).

Usage examples (35)
  • girlish charm
  • I hardly knew whether she would refuse it, or burst out crying – in girlish fashion.
  • It also tends to look dainty and girlish, which is perhaps why Cheryl kept asking Cristian during practice why he looked so feminine.
  • There was really nothing too hard or too "girlish" for Tommy to do for his little sister. for more
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