Gurl

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gurl A young person of either sex. See Girl.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • gurl To growl; grumble.
    • n gurl An obsolete form of girl.
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Usage

In literature:

An' if I wanted to rescoo the gurl I hed to be hurryin'.
"The Light of Western Stars" by Zane Grey
Thet's what fetches the gurls.
"The Call of the Canyon" by Zane Grey
What do you think of the Amurrican gurl?
"The Confessions of a Caricaturist, Vol 2 (of 2)" by Harry Furniss
I offered to match you five dollars agin de gurl, an' I said if you was to win I wouldn't trouble you.
"Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York" by Lemuel Ely Quigg
Thet ere gurl hev courage enuf to take care o' herself, an' the spirit too.
"The Death Shot" by Mayne Reid
Hyur's a putty pickle to be in, an all through a gurl.
"The War Trail" by Mayne Reid
Well, let 'em carry off the gurls an' welcome.
"The Flag of Distress" by Mayne Reid
Poll's no 'count; she's only a gurl.
"A Princess in Calico" by Edith Ferguson Black
I've hern speak o' Kate Kearney; thar's a song 'bout the gurl.
"The Free Lances" by Mayne Reid
He tried to spark the gurl, an' made fine speeches to her; but she couldn't bar the sight o' him for all that.
"The Wild Huntress" by Mayne Reid
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In poetry:

Has for poor Eliza Davis,
Simple gurl of tventy-four,
SHE I ope, vill never listen
In the streets to sailors moar.
"The Ballad Of Eliza Davis" by William Makepeace Thackeray
"My daughter, that enchanting gurl,
Has just been promised to an Earl,
And all my other familee
To peers of various degree.
"Captain Reece" by William Schwenck Gilbert
But if she must ave a sweet-art,
(Vich most every gurl expex,)
Let her take a jolly pleaseman;
Vich his name peraps is—X.
"The Ballad Of Eliza Davis" by William Makepeace Thackeray
So, in spite of the tears which bejew'd Mary's cheek,
I took that young gurl to A'Beckett the Beak;
That exlent Justice demanded her plea—
But never a sullable said Mary said she.
"The Wolfe New Ballad Of Jane Roney And Mary Brown" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Now you young gurls of Southwark for Mary who veep,
From pickin and stealin your ands you must keep,
Or it may be my dooty, as it was Thursday veek,
To pull you all hup to A'Beckett the Beak.
"The Wolfe New Ballad Of Jane Roney And Mary Brown" by William Makepeace Thackeray
"You have a graceful way, I learn,
Of leaning airily on posts,
By which you've been and caused to burn
A tender flame on these here coasts.
A fisher gurl, I much regret, -
Her age, sixteen - her name, BABETTE.
"Babette's Love" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

Teen.com's network includes its flagship Alloy .com, Gurl.com (which Alloy bought from iVillage, Teen.com, and Channelone.com.
Bay Bay and Pretty Gurl.
Mike Gurling, Forks Visitor Center office manager, shows where the shiny gas cap once adorned Bella Swan's pickup truck.
" The clips opens with Katy on set of her "California Gurls" music video before she enters the labyrinth.
" The clip opens with Katy on set of her "California Gurls" music video before she enters the labyrinth.
The California Gurl was shot by Ellen von Unwerth, while celeb stylist Danilo did her hair.
Mr Rudyard Kipling takes a bloomin' day aht, on the blasted 'eath, along with Britannia, 'is gurl.
Her songs "Waking Up in Vegas," "Hot 'N Cold" and "California Gurls".
So since you and I are major pals, I'm gonna be brutally honest I listened to "California Gurls" this morning in the shower twice.
Did Cascada Rip Off Katy Perry's 'California Gurls.
Even Katy Perry Is Sick of 'California Gurls.
Bruno Mars did a cover of Katy Perry's California Gurls.
To honor this California Gurl (and to celebrate 'National Go Braless Day' ) we take you through some of Katy's wackiest bustier costumes.
See All Songs Played on The Q. Liberty Ross ain't no sad gurl anymore.
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