playgirl

noun
play·​girl | \ ˈplā-ˌgər(-ə)l How to pronounce playgirl (audio) \

Definition of playgirl

: a woman who lives a life devoted chiefly to the pursuit of pleasure

Examples of playgirl in a Sentence

He's dating a rich, beautiful playgirl.
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First Known Use of playgirl

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Playgirl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/playgirl. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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playgirl

noun
How to pronounce playgirl (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of playgirl

: a woman who spends most of her time doing things that give her pleasure

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