B-girl

noun
\ ˈbē-ˌgər(-ə)l How to pronounce B-girl (audio) \

Definition of B-girl

1 : a woman who entertains bar patrons and encourages them to spend freely
2 [b- (as in B-boy) + girl] : a usually young woman who adopts the pursuits or styles of hip-hop culture

First Known Use of B-girl

1936, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for B-girl

probably from bar + girl

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“B-girl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/B-girl. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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