young lady


noun

a young, usually unmarried woman of refinement, grace, etc.
any young woman.
a girlfriend; sweetheart; fiancée.

Nearby words

  1. young fustic,
  2. young gun,
  3. young hyson,
  4. young ireland,
  5. young italy,
  6. young man,
  7. young offender institution,
  8. young one,
  9. young plan,
  10. young pretender

Origin of young lady

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425

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young lady

noun

a girlfriend; sweetheart
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