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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A girl or young woman who is unmarried.

Usage examples (39)
  • These three Scottish lassies were not cousins at all.
  • "You're just an auld fool," said Drumcarro, "the lassie is as well off as any lassie needs to be.
  • "When the lassie is a bit over-fired and excited, she doesn't know what she is saying."
  • When a boy is in the center, the word "lassie" should be changed to for more
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