US: /ˈɡɝɫ/
UK: /ɡˈɜːl/

English Vietnamese dictionary

girl /gə:l/
  • danh từ
    • con gái
    • cô gái giúp việc (trong gia đình)
    • (thông tục) người yêu, người tình ((cũng) best girl)
    • the girls
      • bọn con gái (có chồng và chưa chồng) trong nhà
    • girl guides
      • nữ hướng đạo
    • my old girl
      • (thân mật) nhà tôi, bu n

Advanced English dictionary

+ noun
1 [C] a female child: a baby girl + a little girl of six + Hello, girls and boys!
2 [C] a daughter: Our youngest girl is at college.
3 [C] (sometimes offensive) a young woman: Alex is not interested in girls yet. + He married the girl next door.
4 [C] (usually in compounds) (old-fashioned, offensive) a female worker: an office girl / a shop girl
5 [C] (old-fashioned) a man's girlfriend: He's taking his girl home to meet his parents.
6 (girls) [pl.] (used especially as a form of address by women) a woman's female friends: I'm having a night out with the girls. + Good morning, girls!
7 [sing.] (old girl) (often offensive) an old woman, especially sb's wife or mother: How is the old girl these days? + Come along old girl, time for bed (= for example, said by an old man to his wife).

Thesaurus dictionary

1 female, woman, lass, (young) lady, miss, mademoiselle, wench, Fräulein, maid, maiden, damsel, demoiselle, Irish colleen, Australian and New Zealand sheila, Colloq chick, filly, gal, Slang bird, frail, skirt, piece, mouse, Brit crumpet, bit of skirt or stuff, Old-fashioned Brit popsy, US dame, broad, (bit of) San Quentin quail or jail-bait:
His mother wants to introduce him to a nice girl.
2 girlfriend, sweetheart; betrothed, fiancée; mistress, lover, friend, live-in lover, inamorata, tally, US POSSLQ (= 'Person of the Opposite Sex Sharing Living Quarters'), Colloq Brit popsy, Slang moll, US twist, squeeze:
She's his girl and she'll stick by him.

Collocation dictionary


They've had a baby girl.
| little, small, young
When she was a little girl, she dreamed of becoming a ballerina.
| adolescent, teenage | bubbly, happy, lively | lovely, nice | attractive, beautiful, good-looking, gorgeous, handsome, pretty, stunning | single, unmarried

Concise English dictionary

girlsgɜrl /gɜːl
+a young woman
+a youthful female person
+a female human offspring
+a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved
+a friendly informal reference to a grown woman