Valley girl

noun, often capitalized G

Definition of Valley girl

: an adolescent girl from the San Fernando Valley also : one whose values, mannerisms, and especially speech patterns resemble those of such a girl

Examples of Valley girl in a Sentence

He said I talk like a Valley girl. And I said, “Like, whatever!”.

First Known Use of Valley girl

1982, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Valley girl was in 1982

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“Valley girl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Valley%20girl. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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Valley girl

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Valley girl

US : a teenage girl from a wealthy family in southern California who speaks in a unique kind of slang and who cares about social status, personal appearance, shopping, etc., rather than about serious things

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