lassie

noun
lass·​ie | \ ˈla-sē How to pronounce lassie (audio) \

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Examples of lassie in a Sentence

when she was just a wee lassie a pretty young lassie of 16 years
Recent Examples on the Web In return for wealth for her family, our lassie agrees to live with the White Bear in his palace. Sarah Schutte, National Review, 12 Sep. 2021 Much like our lassie, Psyche is led to a gorgeous palace and given every comfort. Sarah Schutte, National Review, 12 Sep. 2021 Perhaps the only one more impressed than the Observer was the lassie’s date, his own hair colored green and gelled into a mohawk. al, 21 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of lassie

1725, in the meaning defined above

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“Lassie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lassie. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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lassie

noun
lass·​ie | \ ˈla-sē How to pronounce lassie (audio) \

Kids Definition of lassie

: a young girl

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