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.
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How to use pink lady in a sentence
Apples—Braeburn, Macoun, Macintosh, Red Delicious, Gala, Fuji, pink lady, Golden Delicious—are also familiar hybrids.
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"I am sorry," she replied instead, not saying a word about the poor little toes which the pretty pink lady had crushed.Rosemary in Search of a Father | C. N. Williamson
In season the pink lady-slippers grew in great patches and other flowers to make the prairie gay.Old Rail Fence Corners | Various
"I will give you a dime for one of those pink lady's-slippers," said a bent, old man.At the Little Brown House | Ruth Alberta Brown