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fangirl

1. noun A female who is very interested in or devoted to an element of pop culture (such as a celebrity, athlete, book series, TV show, band, or movie). My sister is a total "Supernatural" fangirl—she never misses an episode and has even met the actors from the show!
2. verb To express excessive glee and excitement over a person or thing that one likes. As a verb, this phrase can be applied (derisively) to males. It's hard not to fangirl when one of your favorite actors is three feet away from you! My brother totally fangirled when he met his favorite football player—what a dork.
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While circling the festival circuit worldwide, the fangirl doc received several acclaimed nominations, including 'People's Choice Awards (Best Documentary)' and 'Documentary Achievement Award (Best Documentary).
Ashley Poston; THE PRINCESS AND THE FANGIRL; Quirk Books (Children's: Young Adult Fiction) 18.99 ISBN: 9781683690962
Ashley Poston is back with The Princess and the Fangirl, another book set in the Geekerella universe of ExcelsiCon.
The Princess and the Fangirl: A Geekerella Fairytale
Critique: A witty young adult novel that will appeal lifelong geeks as well as young people ages fourteen and up, The Princess and the Fangirl offers a new twist on the classic "a day in the other person's shoes" parable.
As in previous encounters with international actors, Go couldn't suppress the fangirl inside her.
The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy: A Handbook for Girl Geeks
The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy: A Handbook for Girl Geeks gathers different aspects of 'girl geek culture' and will appeal to a wide age range, offering profiles of fangirls of all types from tumblr and more.
"The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy" is the ultimate handbook for ladies living the nerdy life, a fun and feminist take on the often male-dominated world of geekdom.
In its September 2014 issue, Marie Claire is revisiting the Fangirl's Guide with a new booklet highlighting real women's NFL game-day rituals.
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She also thanked Magalona 'for being patient enough to do all the crazy things the fangirl in me wanted to do.'
When the final lineup for the coming 'In the Mix' show, which will feature six acts from the pop and indie-rock scenes, was announced a few months ago, it looked like most eyes would be on Joe Jonas' funky dance-rock band, DNCE, and the fangirl magnet of a band from Australia, 5 Seconds of Summer.
I just wish the fangirls and fanboys at ITV were not so hellbent on making him this year's star.
Lautner's beefed up role in New Moon, as the best friend and protector of Bella (Kristen Stewart), takes some of the teen heat off Pattinson, or R-Patz as he has become known to the fangirls and celebrity magazines.