sheila

noun shei·la \ ˈshē-lə \

Definition of sheila

Australia and New Zealand
:a girl or young woman

Examples of sheila in a Sentence

  1. two blonde sheilas were splashing in the water at Bondi Beach while their mother looked on

Origin and Etymology of sheila

probably from Sheila, female given name

sheila Synonyms

Synonyms
filly, lass, lassie, miss, missy, nymph, girl [Australian & New Zealand]
Related Words
bobby-soxer, junior miss, schoolgirl, subdebutante, teenybopper; gamine, hoyden, pixie (also pixy), romp, snip, tomboy

SHEILA Defined for English Language Learners

sheila

noun

Definition of sheila for English Language Learners

  • : a girl or young woman



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