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teenybopper

[ tee-nee-bop-er ]
/ ˈti niˌbɒp ər /
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noun Slang.
a teenage girl, especially a young one.
a young teenage girl who is devoted to teenage fads, rock music, etc.
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Origin of teenybopper

First recorded in 1960–65; teen1 + -y2 + bopper

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British Dictionary definitions for teenybopper

teenybopper
/ (ˈtiːnɪˌbɒpə) /

noun
slang a young teenager, usually a girl, who avidly follows fashions in clothes and pop music

Derived forms of teenybopper

teenybop, adjective

Word Origin for teenybopper

C20: teeny, from teenage + -bopper see bop 1
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