Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A girl employed in a shop.

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

  • noun A girl employed in a shop.

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

  • noun A girl or young woman who works in a shop. A saleswoman.

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

  • noun a young female shop assistant

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Examples

  • “Forget hanging,” she said as the shopgirl rang up the dresses.

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  • Kit took the dresses to the shopgirl, her friendly smile poison red.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • A shopgirl in a slim dress with a mandarin collar stood behind the counter leisurely munching her way through a bag of pork rinds while flipping through Vogue.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • She usually only got like that before she went to work on someone: the shopgirl, Franken.

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  • The shopgirl sucked pork-rind crumbs from her fingers, studying not the dresses but the sisters.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • Kit took the dresses to the shopgirl, her friendly smile poison red.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • “Monster,” said the shopgirl, not looking up from her magazine.

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  • She usually only got like that before she went to work on someone: the shopgirl, Franken.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • “Forget hanging,” she said as the shopgirl rang up the dresses.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • The shopgirl sucked pork-rind crumbs from her fingers, studying not the dresses but the sisters.

    Slice Of Cherry

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  • -- Two pence, sir, the shopgirl dared to say.

    Joyce, Ulysses, 11

    January 7, 2007