jeune fille

\ˌzhə(r)nˈfē, -ə̄n-, or as F\
plural jeunes filles\ " \

Definition of jeune fille 

: a young girl

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First Known Use of jeune fille

circa 1777, in the meaning defined above

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obstinately defiant of authority

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