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bobbysoxer

or bob·by sox·er, bob·by-sox·er

[ bob-ee-sok-ser ]

noun

, Informal.
  1. an adolescent girl, especially during the 1940s, following youthful fads and fashions.


bobbysoxer

/ ˈbɒbɪˌsɒksə /

noun

  1. informal.
    an adolescent girl wearing bobby socks, esp in the 1940s


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Word History and Origins

Origin of bobbysoxer1

An Americanism dating back to 1940–45; bobby socks + -er 1

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