lassie

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

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when she was just a wee lassie a pretty young lassie of 16 years
Recent Examples on the Web 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 24 Jun. 2021.

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lassie

noun

English Language Learners Definition of lassie

chiefly Scotland, informal : a young girl

lassie

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

Kids Definition of lassie

: a young girl

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