Definition of shojo in English:
A genre of Japanese comics and animated films aimed primarily at a young female audience, typically characterized by an intense focus on personal and romantic relationships: [as modifier]: the world of shojo manga is the natural habitat for love stories of all possibilities and combinations
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- Bizarre fashion spreads teach girls how to look like their favourite shojo idols—the cartoons, not the cartoonists—with makeup tips and where to buy those fabulous Japanese clothes.
- She says she likes shojo because, "They tell a story in art that makes a person have a special connection."
- It's on comic book stands now, so be sure to check'er out next time you're shopping for some shojo manga.
Definition of shojo in:
- US English dictionary
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