- a cocktail made with gin, grenadine, and the white of eggs, shaken and strained before serving.
- (often initial capital letters) a female volunteer in a hospital, usually wearing a pink uniform or pinafore.
Compare candy striper.
Origin of pink lady
An Americanism dating back to 1940–45
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