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demoiselle
Pronunciation: /d(ə)mwazɛl/

Translation of demoiselle in English:

nom féminin

  • 2 [vieilli] (célibataire)
    single lady
    elle est restée demoiselle
    she remained single
  • 4 [vieilli] (jeune noble)
    young noblewoman
    être habillée en demoiselle
    to be dressed in one's finery
    elle se prend pour une demoiselle
    she gives herself airs and graces

Compounds

demoiselle coiffée

demoiselle de compagnie

  • female companion

demoiselle d'honneur

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