lassie

[ las-ee ]
/ ˈlæs i /

noun

a young girl; lass.

Nearby words

  1. lassalle,
  2. lassalle, ferdinand,
  3. lassen peak,
  4. lassen volcanic national park,
  5. lassi,
  6. lassitude,
  7. lasso,
  8. lasso, orlando di,
  9. lassus,
  10. lassus, orlandus

Origin of lassie

First recorded in 1715–25; lass + -ie

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British Dictionary definitions for lassie

lassie

/ (ˈlæsɪ) /

noun

informal a little lass; girl
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