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debutante

noun deb·u·tante \ˈde-by-ˌtänt\

: a young upper-class woman who has begun going to special parties where she will meet and be seen by other people from the upper class

Full Definition of DEBUTANTE

:  debutant; especially :  a young woman making her formal entrance into society

Origin of DEBUTANTE

French débutante, feminine of débutant
First Known Use: 1801
DEBUTANTE Defined for Kids

debutante

noun deb·u·tante \ˈde-by-ˌtänt\

Definition of DEBUTANTE for Kids

:  a young woman making her debut

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