young woman

Definitions of young woman
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n a young woman

Synonyms:
fille, girl, miss, missy, young lady
Examples:
Io
(Greek mythology) a maiden seduced by Zeus; when Hera was about to discover them together Zeus turned her into a white heifer
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babe, baby, sister
(slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women
belle
a young woman who is the most charming and beautiful of several rivals
bimbo
a young woman indulged by rich and powerful older men
chachka, tchotchke, tchotchkeleh, tsatske, tshatshke
(Yiddish) an attractive, unconventional woman
chit
a dismissive term for a girl who is immature or who lacks respect
colleen
an Irish girl
bird, chick, dame, doll, skirt, wench
informal terms for a (young) woman
flapper
a young woman in the 1920s who flaunted her unconventional conduct and dress
gal
alliterative term for girl (or woman)
gamine
a girl of impish appeal
Gibson girl
the idealized American girl of the 1890s as pictured by C. D. Gibson
jeune fille, lass, lassie, young girl
a girl or young woman who is unmarried
maid, maiden
an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
May queen, queen of the May
the girl chosen queen of a May Day festival
mill-girl
a girl who works in a mill
party girl
an attractive young woman hired to attend parties and entertain men
peri
a beautiful and graceful girl
ring girl
a young woman who holds up cards indicating the number of the next round at prize fights
rosebud
(a literary reference to) a pretty young girl
sex bomb, sex kitten, sexpot
a young woman who is thought to have sex appeal
shop girl
a young female shop assistant
soubrette
a pert or flirtatious young girl
sweater girl
a girl with an attractive bust who wears tight sweaters
hoyden, romp, tomboy
a girl who behaves in a boyish manner
valley girl
a girl who grew up in the tract housing in the San Fernando Valley
working girl
a young woman who is employed
bobby-socker, bobbysoxer
an adolescent girl wearing bobby socks (common in the 1940s)
damoiselle, damosel, damozel, damsel, demoiselle
a young unmarried woman
Lolita
a sexually precocious young girl
Type of:
adult female, woman
an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

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