Definition of homegirl in English:

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homegirl

Pronunciation: /ˈhōmˌɡərl/

noun

US informal
A female equivalent of a homeboy.
Example sentences
  • This little homegirl is a star in the making - she is reserved, business-like and seems wise beyond her years.
  • New York being a territorial town, shouts out for ‘Brooklyn in the house’ bring a deafening response while more partisan sections cheer on favourites with a lusty roar of ‘Go homegirl!’
  • It was actually before I began to record, when my homegirls and I were getting together and writing songs.

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Syllabification: home·girl

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