Definition of schoolgirl in English:


Line breaks: school|girl
Pronunciation: /ˈskuːlgəːl


  • 1A girl attending school.
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    • 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: 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?

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