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damsels

noun
plural of damsel

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a young unmarried woman
  • knights are celebrated in fairy tales for rescuing damsels in distress

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“Damsels.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/damsels. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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