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damselnoun [C]

us   /ˈdæm·zəl/
dated literature a young woman who is not married: The heroine in this movie isn’t like some damsel in distress (= woman needing a man’s help) waiting to be saved.
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Translations of “damsel”
in Spanish damisela, doncella…
in Vietnamese thiếu nữ…
in Malaysian gadis…
in Thai ผู้หญิงสาว…
in French damoiselle…
in German junges Mädchen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 少女,姑娘…
in Indonesian gadis…
in Chinese (Traditional) 少女,姑娘…
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