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nymph

Synonyms of nymph in English:

noun

  • 1 Iris was depicted as a nymph with golden winged sandals
  • 2 a skinny nymph with deep-brown eyes
    young woman, young lady;
    Scottish & Northern English lass, lassie;
    Irish colleen
    British dated rosebud
    literary maid, maiden, damsel
    archaic demoiselle
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