Definition of bobby-soxer in English:

bobby-soxer

Syllabification: bob·by-sox·er
Pronunciation: /ˈbäbē ˌsäksər
 
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noun

North American informal , dated
An adolescent girl.
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  • This is a bittersweet Golden Age of speakeasies, hoods, the Great Depression, squealing bobby-soxers, lynchings, jitterbugging, novelty tunes and early moves toward racial integration.
  • Along with the famous poodle skirts and ponytails, saddle shoes, penny loafers, and colored sneakers were popular with teenaged bobby-soxers.
  • With timing so flawless and a tenor so strong he made bobby-soxers swoon and tough guys cry, the awkward kid from Hoboken became the standard bearer for almost all aural bliss.

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