nouninformal , chiefly North American
A girl or young woman.
More example sentences
- When you think of the situation, you're talking about a pretty huge athlete and a petite young gal.
- One young gal is the unfortunate recipient of a lobster claw lancing before being electrocuted via her hoop earrings.
- Even with the help of his Lordship's daughter, a pretty young gal named Truly, the treats are rejected.
late 18th century: representing a pronunciation.