cover girl


Definition of cover girl

: an attractive young woman whose picture appears on a magazine cover

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Recent Examples on the Web Ten months after giving birth to her son Isaac, supermodel and Vogue cover girl Ashley Graham walked us through a week in her wardrobe for our new 7 Days 7 Looks series. Rachel Besser, Vogue, "Supermodel and New Mom Ashley Graham Shows Us What She Wears in a Week," 22 Dec. 2020 Kat is also played by one-time Maxim cover girl and 2000s It-girl Jessica Biel. Ariana Romero,, "New Girl Predicted This Week’s Election Chaos Years Ago," 6 Nov. 2020 Beauty YouTuber James Charles just went from CoverGirl to cover girl thanks to Vogue Portugal’s November issue. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "YouTuber James Charles Landed His First-Ever Vogue Cover," 2 Nov. 2020 As Beth goes from being a 9-year-old chess novelty to a champion and magazine cover girl, much of the show’s tension comes from the question of which obsession will ruin her first — the chess, the pills, or the doubt? San Diego Union-Tribune, "Column: In ‘The Queen’s Gambit,’ chess and addiction battle for a prodigy’s soul," 23 Oct. 2020 Our June/July cover girl is also on board the UFO train. Editors, Seventeen, "10 Celebs Who Totally Believe in Aliens," 19 Oct. 2020 Kylie Jenner is Vogue Hong Kong's latest cover girl. Kaleigh Fasanella, Allure, "Kylie Jenner Is Wearing the Sleekest White Manicure on the Cover of *Vogue* Hong Kong," 2 Aug. 2020 Ashley & Eva The actress and the Sports Illustrated cover girl are undeniably united in hotness. Maria Yagoda,, "From Ryan and Kate to Courteney and Demi, You Won't Believe These Celebrity Look-alikes!," 12 Dec. 2019 The model, reality TV star, and Harper's BAZAAR cover girl took to Instagram this afternoon to troll her four sisters Kim, Kylie, Khloé, and Kourtney for becoming mothers. Nicole Saunders, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kendall Jenner Just Trolled Her Sisters with an Epic Pregnancy Meme on Instagram," 26 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of cover girl

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Cover girl.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of cover girl

: an attractive young woman whose picture is on the front of a magazine

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