Related formspre·girl·hood, noun
Examples from the Web for girlhood
The tough African-French girls living in the projects in Girlhood have been abused and pushed out of the system.
The original French title, Bande de Filles (girl gang) was translated to Girlhood in order to appeal more to American audiences.
Frieda spent her girlhood in the embrace of her extended family, living a few blocks from both sets of grandparents.
She appeared to be reveling in a second girlhood—or maybe her first.The Sexy Side of Maggie: How Thatcher Used Her Softer Quality|Gail Sheehy|January 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The Lolas, bonded in girlhood, split up when they go to in college.
As my mother developed into girlhood, her aunt grew more and more covetous of her.The Promised Land|Mary Antin
She spoke a great deal of old times, the figures of her childhood and girlhood being evidently very near to her.Julia Ward Howe|Laura E. Richards
The one all through the years of boyhood is going to meet the one who is coming through all the years of girlhood to meet him.The Wedding Ring|T. De Witt Talmage
Here the family resided nine years, so that the greater and more sensitive part of her girlhood was passed here.
It had not happened all these years while her girlhood had been more attractive and her personality more untired.The Rose Garden Husband|Margaret Widdemer