Definition of 嬢,娘,じょう

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
  • unmarried woman
noun, used as a suffix
  • (after a name) Miss
  • (after a line of work) -ess
  • -ette

Examples of 嬢,娘,じょう in a Sentence

I don't like heavy makeup on a young girl.
Having been in America for many years, Miss Tanaka is a very good speaker of English.
She aided her daughter in dressing.
Right, I said, shivering at this recital as a man would who gets hysterical while taking a shower if a bit of soap stings his eye.
Why? asked the daughter, a trifle irritated.

Related Kanji

lass, girl, Miss, daughter
daughter, girl

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