HyperDic: young_woman

English > 1 sense of the expression young woman:
NOUNperson young woman, girl, miss, missy, young lady, fillea young woman
English > young woman: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA young woman.
Synonymsgirl, miss, missy, young lady, fille
NarrowerGibson girlThe idealized American girl of the 1890s as pictured by C. D. Gibson
May queen, queen of the MayThe girl chosen queen of a May Day festival
belleA young woman who is the most charming and beautiful of several rivals
bimboA young woman indulged by rich and powerful older men
chachka, tsatske, tshatshke, tchotchke, tchotchkeleh(Yiddish) an attractive, unconventional woman
chitA dismissive term for a girl who is immature or who lacks respect
colleenAn Irish girl
dame, doll, wench, skirt, chick, birdinformal terms for a (young) woman
flapperA young woman in the 1920s who flaunted her unconventional conduct and dress
galalliterative term for girl (or woman)
gamineA girl of impish appeal
lass, lassie, young girl, jeune filleA girl or young woman who is unmarried
maid, maidenAn unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
mill-girlA girl who works in a mill
party girlAn attractive young woman hired to attend parties / parties and entertain men
periA beautiful and graceful girl
ring girlA young woman who holds up cards indicating the number of the next round at prize fights
rosebud(a literary reference to) a pretty young girl
sex kitten, sexpot, sex bombA young woman who is thought to have sex appeal
shop girlA young female shop assistant
soubretteA pert or flirtatious young girl
sweater girlA girl with an attractive bust who wears tight sweaters
tomboy, romp, hoydenA girl who behaves in a boyish manner
valley girlA girl who grew up in the tract housing in the San Fernando Valley
working girlA young woman who is employed
Broaderwoman, adult femaleAn adult female person (as opposed to a man)
Spanishchica, chico, fille, jovencita, joven, muchacha, mujercita, niña, señorita, señorito
Catalanfille, noia, senyoreta

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