stable girl

noun
variants: or less commonly stablegirl \ ˈstā-​bəl-​ˌgər(-​ə)l How to pronounce stablegirl (audio) \
plural stable girls also stablegirls

Definition of stable girl

: a girl or young woman who works in a stable especially : one who takes care of the horses

First Known Use of stable girl

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Stable girl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stable%20girl. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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