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damoiselle

or dam·o·sel, dam·o·zel

[ dam-uh-zel ]
/ ˌdæm əˈzɛl /
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noun Archaic.

damsel.

Nearby words

damnyankee, damoclean, damocles, damocles, sword of, damodar, damoiselle, damon, damon and pythias, damp, damp box, damp off
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Examples from the Web for damoiselle

  • Eight years after this the Queen granted a life-pension to her “damoiselle of the chamber,” Philippa Chaucer.

    Chaucer and His England|G. G. Coulton

British Dictionary definitions for damoiselle

damoiselle

damosel or damozel

/ (ˌdæməˈzɛl) /

noun

archaic variants of damsel
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