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girlfriend /grlfrnd/ n. 1 a female friend: His wife goes bowling with her girlfriends once a week. 2 a males female friend with whom he has a romantic relationship: He bought his girlfriend a gold watch.
Thesaurus: girlfriend 2 a lady friend, sweetheart, fianc?e | lover, woman.
Usage Note: Women may use girlfriend to refer to any female friend, but when men use the term, it usu. indicates a romantic relationship: Bill said his girlfriend made him a sweater. The term boyfriend always indicates a romantic relationship: Marys new boyfriend is very good-looking.