Definition of girlish
: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a girl or girlhood
Recent Examples of girlish from the Web
The teenagers here are Gwen, Julia’s lanky and still-girlish 16-year-old, and Nathan, James’s charismatic and cocky 17-year-old progeny, who are now thrust together under one roof.
In stark contrast to the phone’s E Ink deftness other parts of the Alias 2 are decidedly girlish and silly.
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First Known Use of girlish
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Definition of girlish for Students
: having the characteristics of a girl
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