bobby-soxer

noun
bob·​by-sox·​er | \ ˈbä-bē-ˌsäk-sər How to pronounce bobby-soxer (audio) \

Definition of bobby-soxer

: an adolescent girl

First Known Use of bobby-soxer

1943, in the meaning defined above

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