girlfriend

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girlfriend

1. A female romantic partner. Have you met my girlfriend, Kelly? We've only been on two dates, so I wouldn't say she's my girlfriend or anything.
2. A female's female friend. Can be used as a term of address between females. I'm taking my daughter and a few of her girlfriends to a concert tonight. Hey, girlfriend! How are you?
3. slang A term of address used by a gay man for another gay man. Oh, girlfriend, no—you cannot choose that color of paint.

girlfriend

n. one’s female friend. (This sense in addition to the Standard English meaning that includes steady date, female lover, etc. A term of address primarily between females.) Look, girlfriend, you can’t let him treat you like that!
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In an interview, Superintendent James Maabong said on the same day they received a report from a 32-year-old man of the same area around 11am that he fought with his girlfriend the previous night and the following morning the girlfriend did not wake up.
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She and Prince William had been dating for several years before Kate Middleton was officially recognized with status in the royal family as his girlfriend. However, when the official title was bestowed upon her, it appears it was because of Queen Elizabeth.
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And his Girlfriend or the person we are calling his Girlfriend.
My brother has tried talking to his girlfriend, but just gets, "I'm not comfortable with it" and "I'm his mum, don't tell me what to do".
The military cannot simply refuse a request made by the parents of a fallen soldier to deliver an official notice [of death] to his girlfriend, his partner or his fiancee."