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nymph

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  1. 1 a mythical goddess represented as a young girl and said to live outdoors she bought the book of fairy tales for the beautiful engravings of nymphs and fairies featured between the stories Synonyms of nymph dryad, hamadryad, naiad, oread, wood nymph Words Related to nymph mermaid, Nereid, Oceanid, sea-maid (or sea-maiden), siren, water nymph

  2. 2 a young wingless often wormlike form (as a grub or caterpillar) that hatches from the egg of many insects mayfly nymphs Synonyms of nymph naiad, larvaWords Related to nymph pupa

  3. 3 a female person who has not yet reached adulthood the neighborhood nymphs were gathered at the local pizza parlor, checking out the hot guys Synonyms of nymph filly, lass, lassie, miss, missy, girl, sheila [Australian & New Zealand]Words Related to nymph bobby-soxer, junior miss, schoolgirl, subdebutante, teenybopper; gamine, hoyden, pixie (also pixy), romp, snip, tomboy


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