Definition of schoolgirl
: a girl attending school
Recent Examples of schoolgirl from the Web
Some of the performances are rather broad from the young actresses playing the schoolgirls, including Laurence, and Elle Fanning who speaks volumes with the fluttering of her eyelids.
Now, the rule has flipped: If female bus drivers or schoolgirls can show up in skirts, shouldn’t males be able to enjoy the same air on their legs, especially when temperatures are so dangerously high?
According to Pryor, students at Washington formed their own chapter of the KKK, and were known by the local Freedmen’s Bureau to attempt to abduct and rape black schoolgirls from the nearby black schools.
In particular, concerns arose over the modesty of schoolgirls.
Directed by May Adrales, Michelle Heera Kim plays an Asian-American schoolgirl, with Jeena Yi as the counselor.
The schoolgirl had been at the concert with her mother, Lisa Roussos, and sister, Ashlee Bromwich, in her 20s, from Leyland, Lancashire.
Only when the tiny figure of the Catholic schoolgirl passes out of frame does the camera pan up and show us a pious stone face, hands clasped in prayer.
Fifty-seven schoolgirls managed to escape the militants soon after their capture, while two others were found by the army.
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First Known Use of schoolgirl
SCHOOLGIRL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of schoolgirl for English Language Learners
: a girl who goes to a school
SCHOOLGIRL Defined for Kids
Definition of schoolgirl for Students
: a girl who goes to school
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