What does GIRL mean?

Term used for a young female human, usually a child or adolescent.


Other definitions of GIRL:

  • An acronym that stands for "Guy In Real Life", mostly used in MMORPGs to identify men who play using female avatars.
  • The word for a younger woman. Sometimes used between older women as a term of endearment.
  • A younger female; the word dates back to the 1200s from the Anglo-Saxon "gerle", which originally could refer to a child of any gender.

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How to use the term

  • What was the name for the little girl in Stranger Things? Was it Ten or Twelve?

  • You go, girl!

  • When Evan plays World of Warcraft, he plays a female dark elf, meaning he's a G.I.R.L.


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