flower girl

noun

: a young girl who carries flowers at a wedding

Examples of flower girl in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As one of the youngest Duggars, Jordyn-Grace has served as a flower girl in several of her older siblings’ weddings. Lynsey Eidell, Peoplemag, 3 July 2024 By contrast, the Steam Deck uses an AMD APU (named Aerith, after everyone's favorite flower girl from Final Fantasy 7) built around the older Zen 2 architecture and 7nm process, with four cores and 8 threads. PCMAG, 5 June 2024 Jesse’s family and cultural touchstones were honored in other ways; his toddler nephew and best friend’s daughter served as ring bearer and flower girl, and during the reception, the couple were lifted up above the crowd for a Jewish horah. Kaitlin Menza, Condé Nast Traveler, 24 Apr. 2023 Their flower girl, meanwhile, donned a cream lace and taffeta dress while holding a bouquet of flowers. Jenny Haward, Peoplemag, 25 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for flower girl 

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Word History

First Known Use

1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of flower girl was in 1902

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“Flower girl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flower%20girl. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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