1. A young person of either sex; a child. [Obs.]
2. A female child, from birth to the age of puberty; a young maiden.
3. A female servant; a maidservant. [U. S.]
4. Zool. A roebuck two years old. [Prov. Eng.]
n 1: a young woman; "a young lady of 18" [syn: miss, missy, young
lady, young woman, fille]
2: a youthful female person; "the baby was a girl"; "the girls
were just learning to ride a tricycle" [syn: female child,
little girl] [ant: male child, male child]
3: a female human offspring; "her daughter cared for her in her
old age" [syn: daughter] [ant: son, son]
4: a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically
involved; "his girlfriend kicked him out" [syn: girlfriend,
5: a friendly informal reference to a grown woman; "Mrs. Smith
was just one of the girls"