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nymphs

noun , plural of nymph

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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
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2 a young wingless often wormlike form (as a grub or caterpillar) that hatches from the egg of many insects
  • mayfly nymphs
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larvae (also larvas), naiads (or naiades)

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pupae (or pupas)

3 a female person who has not yet reached adulthood
  • the neighborhood nymphs were gathered at the local pizza parlor
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fillies, girls, lasses, lassies, misses, missies, sheilas [Australian & New Zealand]

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