subdebutante
noun Date: 1919 a young girl who is about to become a debutante; broadly a girl in her middle teens

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subdebutante — /sub deb yoo tahnt , yeuh /, n. a young woman who has not yet made her debut into society. [1915 20; SUB + DEBUTANTE] * * * …   Universalium

  • subdebutante — sub deb·u·tante || ‚sÊŒb debuːtɑːnt / bjuː n. girl who will shortly make her debut into society, girl who will soon come out ; girl in her mid teens …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subdebutante — sub·debutante …   English syllables

  • subdebutante — sub•deb•u•tante [[t]sʌbˈdɛb yʊˌtɑnt, yə [/t]] n. sex a girl in her teens who has not yet made her debut into society • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • subdebutante — “+ noun Etymology: sub + debutante 1. : a young woman on the verge of becoming a social debutante 2. : a girl in her middle teens styles for subdebutantes * * * /sub deb yoo tahnt , yeuh /, n. a young woman who has not yet made her debut into… …   Useful english dictionary

  • subdeb — |səb+ noun Etymology: by shortening : subdebutante * * * /sub deb /, n. Informal. 1. a subdebutante. 2. any girl in her teens. [1915 20; shortened form] …   Useful english dictionary

  • subdeb — noun Date: 1917 subdebutante …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • junior miss — 1. a teenage girl, esp. a subdebutante. 2. See junior (def. 13). [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • subdeb — /sub deb /, n. Informal. 1. a subdebutante. 2. any girl in her teens. [1915 20; shortened form] * * * …   Universalium

  • Beau Brummel — Synonyms and related words: arbiter of fashion, beau, blade, blood, boulevardier, buck, clotheshorse, clubman, clubwoman, coxcomb, dandy, deb, debutante, dude, exquisite, fashion plate, fashionable, fine gentleman, fop, fribble, gallant, jack a… …   Moby Thesaurus

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