girlish

adjective girl·ish \ ˈgər-lish \
|Updated on: 27 May 2018

Definition of girlish

: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a girl or girlhood

girlishly

adverb

girlishness

noun

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First Known Use of girlish

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adjective girl·ish \ ˈgər-lish \

Definition of girlish for Students

: having the characteristics of a girl


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