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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An adolescent girl wearing short foot coverings (common in the 1940s).

Usage examples (5)
  • That would be like me using the term bobbysoxer now.
  • When Miss Snark was a bobbysoxer certain college professors required textbooks they had written for the course syllabus.
  • Not to Scot though, the whole thing is a victory for Mitt's dashing private sector values...ghod you can hear Scot sighing like a bobbysoxer in every paragraph.
  • You know, I felt like a bobbysoxer, I saw all the young actors. for more
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