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Meaning of GIRLISH

Pronunciation:  'gurlish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  befitting or characteristic of a young girl; "girlish charm"; "a dress too schoolgirlish for office wear"
 

GIRLISH is a 7 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: immature, schoolgirlish, young
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Girl"ish\, a.
Like, or characteristic of, a girl; of or pertaining to
girlhood; innocent; artless; immature; weak; as, girlish
ways; girlish grief. -- {Girl"ish*ly}, adv. --
{Girl"ish*ness}, n.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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