Girlhood - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡɜːrlhʊd|  American pronunciation of the word girlhood
Brit.  |ˈɡəːlhʊd|  British pronunciation of the word girlhood

noun

- the childhood of a girl (syn: maidenhood, maidhood)

Examples

Is this your little girl?

A group of teenage girls

His parents hope he'll soon find a nice girl, settle down, and get married.

Wait till the girls back home hear about this!

Our boss thinks of herself as just one of the girls.

She went out dancing with the girls.

They just hired a new girl to do the filing.

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