- The definition of a girlfriend is the female friend with whom someone has a regular or exclusive romantic or sexual relationship.
- If you are a woman, another woman who you go to the movies with regularly and who you see for coffee and chats is an example of your girlfriend.
- If you are a man, a woman who you have been dating exclusively for three months is an example of your girlfriend.
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- a sweetheart of a boy or man
- a girl who is someone's friend
- a woman friend of a woman
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- A favored female companion or sweetheart.
- A female friend.