(sometimes initial capital letters) a member of an organization of girls (Girl Scouts) founded in the U.S. in 1912 by Juliette Low that seeks to develop certain skills, as well as health, citizenship, and character.
(US) a member of the equivalent organization for girls to the Scouts Brit equivalent Guide
- Girl thing
noun something only understood, experienced, or done by females; something that appeals only to women; compare guy thing See guy thing Usage Note slang noun phrase Something only understood, experienced, or done by females; something that appeals only to women: Using a hairdryer is a girl thing
- Girly man
noun a male who is wimpy or soft; a male who likes to participate in activities or events thought to be mainly feminine; also written girlie man Examples girly man who likes chick flicks Usage Note slang noun A male who is wimpy or soft; a male who likes to participate in activities or events […]
[gur-lee] /ˈgɜr li/ adjective, noun, plural girlies. 1. . [gur-lee] /ˈgɜr li/ adjective, Informal. 1. featuring nude or scantily clad young women: a girlie show; girlie magazines. noun 2. Offensive. a term of address used for a girl or woman. /ˈɡɜːlɪ/ noun 1. a little girl adjective 2. displaying or featuring nude or scantily dressed […]
[gurn] /gɜrn/ verb (used with or without object), noun, Scot. 1. 1 . [gurn] /gɜrn/ noun, verb (used with object), Scot. 1. 2 . /ɡərn; ɡɜːn/ verb (intransitive) (Scot & Northern English, dialect) 1. to snarl 2. to grimace; pull grotesque faces 3. to complain fretfully or peevishly