What does the word girlish mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • GIRLISHNESS.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Like or pertaining to a girl.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Girlishly.

Usage examples for girlish

  1. I have her room and her books and all her little girlish possessions. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  2. " Come in a moment, Mr. Hewland," said the simple, girlish, voice. – The Other Girls by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  3. If we had not grown up together I should no doubt have loved you from the beginning in the way you wished, for you are closer to the man of my girlish dreams than any other I have ever known. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
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