girly
adjective see girlie

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • girly — 1886 (adj.) girl like; 1866 (n.), little girl (1860 as girlie), from GIRL (Cf. girl) + Y (Cf. y). Girly girly (adj.) is recorded from 1883; as a noun, from 1882 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Girly — est un slang apparu [Quand ?] qui désigne une attitude que les jeunes filles aiment se donner. C est la culture du rose, des strass, des paillettes... C est un moyen d expression et d appartenance à un groupe social très bien vu chez les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Girly — Infobox webcomic| title = Girly caption = author = Josh Lesnick url = http://go girly.com/ status = Updating every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday began = 2003 April 6 [ [http://go girly.com/?strip=1 Girly: #1 ] ] ended = genre = Romantic Comedy… …   Wikipedia

  • girly — /gerr lee/, adj., n., pl. girlies. girlie. * * * …   Universalium

  • girly — 1. adjective Characteristic of a stereotypical girl. Syn: feminine, girlish, womanly, effeminate, unmanly Ant: butch …   Wiktionary

  • girly — girl|y [ˈgə:li US ˈgə:rli] adj another spelling of ↑girlie 1 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • girly — girl|y [ gɜrli ] another spelling of girlie …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • girly — see girlie …   English dictionary

  • girly — adj. featuring nude or partially dressed women; typically feminine in character, fitting girls rather than boys …   English contemporary dictionary

  • girly — adjective another spelling of girlie 1 …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”