Definition of schoolgirl in English:
1A girl attending school.
- If you're not among the 1,000 English and French private schoolgirls who attend classes at Villa Maria, you're deemed a trespasser if you're found on the grounds.
- Should schoolgirls or teachers be allowed to wear veils in public schools?
- The story is one of passion, in this case between two adolescent schoolgirls, room-mates at an all-girl boarding school.
1.1 [as modifier] Characteristic of or associated with schoolgirls, especially in being elementary or immature: schoolgirl French
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- There was no criminal intent in that schoolgirl case.
- But both the style and content remain at the level of schoolgirl reportage.
- How did schoolgirl dress become a matter for the Law Lords?
Words that rhyme with schoolgirlcowgirl • showgirl
Definition of schoolgirl in:
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