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Standard Definition

[n] a female human offspring; "her daughter cared for her in her old age"
[n] a youthful female person; "the baby was a girl"; "the girls were just learning to ride a tricycle"
[n] a young woman; "a young lady of 18"
[n] a friendly informal reference to a grown woman; "Mrs. Smith was just one of the girls"
[n] a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved; "his girlfriend kicked him out"


daughter - (2 syllables), female child - (3 syllables), fille - (2 syllables), girlfriend - (2 syllables), lady friend - (3 syllables), little girl - (3 syllables), miss - (1 syllables), missy - (2 syllables), young lady - (3 syllables), young woman - (3 syllables)


boy, male child, son

Misc. Definitions

\Girl\, n. [OE. girle, gerle, gurle, a girl (in sense 1): cf. LG. g["o]r child.]
1. A young person of either sex; a child. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
2. A female child, from birth to the age of puberty; a young maiden.
3. A female servant; a maidservant. [U. S.]
4. (Zo["o]l.) A roebuck two years old. [Prov. Eng.]