Girlishly
Girlish Girl"ish, a. Like, or characteristic of, a girl; of or pertaining to girlhood; innocent; artless; immature; weak; as, girlish ways; girlish grief. -- {Girl"ish*ly}, adv. -- {Girl"ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • girlishly — girl ► NOUN 1) a female child. 2) a young or relatively young woman. 3) a person s girlfriend. 4) dated a female servant. DERIVATIVES girlhood noun girlish adjective girlishly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • girlishly — adverb like a girl (Freq. 2) she was girlishly shy • Derived from adjective: ↑girlish …   Useful english dictionary

  • girlishly — adverb see girlish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • girlishly — See girlish. * * * …   Universalium

  • girlishly — adverb In a girlish manner …   Wiktionary

  • girlishly — adv. in a girlish manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • girlishly — girl·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • girlish — girlishly, adv. girlishness, n. /gerr lish/, adj. of, like, or befitting a girl or girlhood: girlish laughter. [1555 65; GIRL + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • girlish — adjective Date: 1565 of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a girl or girlhood • girlishly adverb • girlishness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Morning Musume — モーニング娘。 Also known as Momusu 早安少女組。 Origin Tokyo, Honshū, Japan Genres Pop Years active …   Wikipedia

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