young lady

noun

Definition of young lady

: a usually unmarried young woman of grace, manners, or distinction is becoming quite a young lady

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History and Etymology for young lady

Middle English yong lady, from yong young + lady

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“Young lady.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/young%20lady. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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