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Meaning of "convent girl" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONVENT GIRL

convent girl  [ˈkɒnvənt ɡɜːl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONVENT GIRL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Convent girl is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONVENT GIRL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of convent girl in the English dictionary

The definition of convent girl in the dictionary is a girl who goes to or has been to a convent school.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONVENT GIRL


B-girl
ˈbiːˌɡɜːl
batgirl
ˈbætˌɡɜːl
cowgirl
ˈkaʊɡɜːl
girl
ɡɜːl
gurl
ɡɜːl
homegirl
ˈhəʊmˌɡɜːl
newsgirl
ˈnjuːzˌɡɜːl
playgirl
ˈpleɪˌɡɜːl
salesgirl
ˈseɪlzˌɡɜːl
schoolgirl
ˈskuːlˌɡɜːl
showgirl
ˈʃəʊˌɡɜːl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONVENT GIRL

convent
convent school
conventicle
conventicler
convention
convention centre
conventional
Conventional Forces in Europe
conventional medicine
conventional weapons
conventional wisdom
conventionalisation
conventionalise
conventionalism
conventionalist
conventionalities
conventionality
conventionalization
conventionalize
conventionally

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONVENT GIRL

baby girl
ball girl
best girl
birthday girl
boy-meets-girl
call girl
chorus girl
cover girl
day girl
flower girl
funny girl
Gibson girl
glamour girl
golden girl
It girl
old girl
servant girl
show girl
weather girl
wonder girl
working girl

Synonyms and antonyms of convent girl in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «convent girl» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONVENT GIRL

Find out the translation of convent girl to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of convent girl from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «convent girl» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

修道院的姑娘
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

chica convento
570 millions of speakers

English

convent girl
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कान्वेंट लड़की
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

فتاة الدير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

монастырь девушка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

menina convento
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কনভেন্ট মেয়ে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fille couvent
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gadis biara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kloster Mädchen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

修道院女の子
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

수녀원 소녀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Convent girl
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tu cô gái
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கான்வென்ட் பெண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कॉन्व्हेंट मुलगी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Manastır kızı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ragazza convento
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

klasztor dziewczyna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

монастир дівчина
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fată mănăstire
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μοναστήρι κορίτσι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

klooster meisie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kloster flicka
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kloster jente
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of convent girl

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENT GIRL»

The term «convent girl» is used very little and occupies the 169.980 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENT GIRL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about convent girl

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONVENT GIRL»

Discover the use of convent girl in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to convent girl and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Century
THE LITTLE CONVENT GIRL. the voice of the mate could be heard below, mustering. MUWN Hi A. E BTCRMR. 1NGNAVE0 BY t. W. CVANS, SHE was coming down on the boat from Cincinnati, the little convent girl. Two sisters had brought ...
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The Oxford Book of the American South: Testimony, Memory, ...
Though her fiction sometimes succumbed to romanticization, "The Little Convent Girl" (1893) is a subtle and complex narrative, one that deals in the harsh world of racial definition in the postwar South. She was coming down on the boat from ...
Edward L. Ayers, Bradley C. Mittendorf, 1998
3
Grace King: A Southern Destiny
In the story that develops, the convent girl travels alone from Cincinnati to New Orleans. She is taken care of and treated with great courtesy by the captain, who feels a fatherly responsibility for her and even refrains from his usual cursing when ...
Robert Bush, 1999
4
Louisiana Women: Their Lives and Times
Little Convent Girl,” a tale of thwarted mother love and a daughter's tragic death— both motivated by the young girl's discovery that her mother is black. Like Marie Modeste, the little convent girl has been sheltered from life and its realities ...
Janet Allured, Judith F. Gentry, 2009
5
Grace King of New Orleans: A Selection of Her Writings
She was coming down on the boat from Cincinnati, the little convent girl. Two sisters had brought her aboard. They gave her in charge of the captain, got her a state-room, saw that the new little trunk was put into it, hung the new little satchel up ...
Grace King, Robert Bush, 1999
6
Southern Literature and Literary Theory
That King was not blind to the difficulties of this illegitimate cultural and ethnic transmission is evident from another early story, "The Little Convent Girl," a tale of reentry into the Creole microcosm of New Orleans. An eighteen-year-old girl ...
Jefferson Humphries, 1992
7
The Heath Anthology of American Literature, Volume C
little convent girl and her mother went with hands tightly clasped. She did not turn her eyes to the right or left, or once (what all passengers do) look backward at the boat which, however slowly, had carried her surely over dangers that she wot ...
Paul Lauter, John Alberti, Richard Yarborough, 2010
8
Dirt and Desire: Reconstructing Southern Women's Writing, ...
And what about the rich, heavy plenitude of the cargo carried by roustabouts in " The Little Convent Girl"? And the roustabout throwing the rope from the perilous end of the dangling gang-plank! And the dangling roustabouts hanging like drops  ...
Patricia Yaeger, 2009
9
Balcony Stories
He looked at the woman — the mother — casually, then again and again. The little convent girl saw him coming, leading some one toward her. She rose. The captain took her hand first, before the other greeting, " Good-by, my dear," he said .
Grace Elizabeth King, 1914
10
Balcony Stories: Easyread Edition
SHE was coming down on the boat from Cincinnati, the little convent girl. Two sisters had brought her aboard. They gave her in charge of the captain, got her a stateroom, saw that the new little trunk was put into it, hung the new little satchel up ...
Grace Elizabeth King, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONVENT GIRL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term convent girl is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Wall of Death's Yvonne Stagg whose motorbike stunts held crowds …
A former convent girl and erstwhile diamond prospector, she made entertainment history as the first and only woman in the UK ever to run her ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
2
CD review: Sarah Cracknell, Red Kite (Cherry Red Records) ****
Not that the record is a Faithfull reproduction of the errant convent girl; it is cooler and quirkier, with better melodies too, and Cracknell adds a ... «The Press, York, Jun 15»
3
Flights of fancy dress Susie Boyt
The outfits occupied that tiny overlap where seaside landlady and convent girl collide. I could be that person, I murmured. I thought of the tragic ... «Financial Times, May 15»
4
Now that is posh nosh! Rare beef salad with roasted pineapple and …
First lady of the Wall of Death: Extraordinary story of the blonde convent girl whose motorbike stunts held seaside crowds spellbound - and the ... «Daily Mail, Apr 15»
5
Reunited 1974 Rocky Horror cast remember a rather special night
Hanging from scaffolding in a crumbling suburban theatre, minus knickers, is not the behaviour expected of an Adelaide convent girl. But that ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Apr 15»
6
Convent girl Bonnie Schlef's life of violence, sex abuse, heroin and …
So how did the life of a sweet little convent girl go so off the rails? I am talking to 52-year-old Bonnie Schlef in the foyer of Christchurch District ... «The Press, Mar 15»
7
Modern Masters; Vincent Dance Theatre – review
Watching ENB perform William Forsythe is a bit like hearing a convent girl swear. It's not really in the company's DNA. But the nine-strong cast ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
8
Tom's all-time favourites: Smoked haddock and spring onion chowder
First lady of the Wall of Death: Extraordinary story of the blonde convent girl whose motorbike stunts held seaside crowds spellbound - and the ... «Daily Mail, Mar 15»
9
The Sound of Music: The hills are alive in Salzburg
... impressive enough to daunt any prospective governess, let alone a poor convent girl. But the make-believe novice in the film could sing, and ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Mar 15»
10
'I'm a good Catholic girl': Bianca Jagger on divorce, her political …
Bianca Jagger is telling me that as a convent girl in Nicaragua she dreamt of becoming a nun. “Yes,” she insists, “I wanted to be a nun. I wanted ... «Evening Standard, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Convent girl [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/convent-girl>. Feb 2020 ».
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