Damsel

Definition of Damsel

Dam´sel   Pronunciation: dăm´zĕl
n.1.A young person, either male or female, of noble or gentle extraction; as, Damsel Pepin; Damsel Richard, Prince of Wales.
2.A young unmarried woman; a girl; a maiden.
With her train of damsels she was gone,
In shady walks the scorching heat to shun.
- Dryden.
Sometimes a troop of damsels glad, . . .
Goes by to towered Camelot.
- Tennyson.
3.(Milling) An attachment to a millstone spindle for shaking the hopper.

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