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girlfriend

noun girl·friend \ˈgər(-ə)l-ˌfrend\

: a woman that someone is having a romantic or sexual relationship with

: a female friend

Full Definition of GIRLFRIEND

1
:  a female friend
2
:  a frequent or regular female companion in a romantic or sexual relationship
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Examples of GIRLFRIEND

  1. My girlfriend and I have only been dating for a couple of months.
  2. She spends hours talking on the phone with her girlfriends.

First Known Use of GIRLFRIEND

1859
GIRLFRIEND Defined for Kids

girlfriend

noun girl·friend \ˈgərl-ˌfrend\

Definition of GIRLFRIEND for Kids

1
:  a female friend
2
:  a regular female companion of a boy or man

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