Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A young woman; a damsel.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See damsel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Archaic See damsel.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Obsolete spelling of damsel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a young unmarried woman

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Middle English damoisele, from Old French damoiselle, damsel; see damsel.]

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