Definitions

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  • adj. schoolgirlish

Etymologies

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schoolgirl +‎ -y

Examples

  • "Don't wear anything that's poufy or schoolgirly with pleats," she says.

    A Light Touch With Summer Denim

  • The other day when moriarty6 and I were in Blockbuster, he went all schoolgirly over a French animated flick called The Triplets of Belleville.

    The Triplets of Belleville

  • She did ask the girl whether Mrs. Egremont, being avowedly not quite well, might not need her assistance; but Nuttie vehemently disavowed being of any possible use to her father; he never let her read to him! oh no! he called her music schoolgirly, a mere infliction; he never spoke to her if he could help it, and then it was always with a sort of sneer; she believed he could not bear the sight of her, and was ashamed of it, as well he might be!

    Nuttie's Father

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