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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Befitting or characteristic of a young lady.

Usage examples (33)
  • She sounded rather gauche, schoolgirlish, she realized.
  • Her cheeks flamed remembering her schoolgirlish outburst.
  • It would never do to appear schoolgirlish beside Melanie's poised self.
  • The schoolgirlish giggling was hardly an effective response to Davies' criticisms. for more
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