- a young woman or a girl.；a form of address used by an adult to a girl, often in annoyance
noun: young lady, plural noun: young ladies
- 1. a young woman or a girl.
- ▪ a form of address used by an adult to a girl, often in annoyance I don't know what's got into you, young lady
- ▪ a person's girlfriend.
- IPA[ˌyəNG ˈlādē]
- a woman who is not far advanced in life; a girl.
Oxford American Dictionary