subdebutante

noun
sub·​deb·​u·​tante | \ ˌsəb-ˈde-byu̇-ˌtänt How to pronounce subdebutante (audio) \

Definition of subdebutante

: a young girl who is about to become a debutante broadly : a girl in her middle teens

First Known Use of subdebutante

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Subdebutante.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subdebutante. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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