jeune fille


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Noun1.jeune fille - a girl or young woman who is unmarriedjeune fille - a girl or young woman who is unmarried
bobby-socker, bobbysoxer - an adolescent girl wearing bobby socks (common in the 1940s)
fille, girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman - a young woman; "a young lady of 18"
Lolita - a sexually precocious young girl
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Even the trivial fact that in the year 1865 a picture by Greuze entitled La Jeune Fille a l'Agneau fetched one million two hundred thousand francs--more than forty thousand pounds--at the Portalis sale may start a train of reflection in your mind.
ont ete ecroues pour avoir viole la jeune fille sous la menace d'armes blanches.
Nous decouvrons une jeune fille arrivant pour s'installer dans une sorte de pensionnat.
Les services de la police a Marrakech ont reussi, samedi, a elucider l'affaire de la supposee disparition d'une jeune fille de 27 ans qui s'est averee etre une fugue, a-t-on appris aupres de la prefecture de police.
She says that the most sought-after prints by Picasso, at the very top end of the market, are as follows: La femme qui pleure; La Minotauromachie; one of the 27 impressions of his first print, Le repas frugal (1904) on old Japan paper (the auction record for this etching is 1,945,250 [pounds sterling], achieved at Christie's London last June); Portrait de jeune fille, d'apres Cranach le Jeune (a 1958 linocut, an unsigned example of which sold for $572,500 in a modern art sale at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in May); Femme au tambourin (1939); Femme a la fenetre (1952; aquatint and etching; an example sold for $170,500 at Phillips de Pury New York, in 2010); L'Egyptienne (1953), and a rare, complete Vollard Suite (1930-37; one sold last year at Galerie Bern for 2.
Le voile remonte a une epoque tres ancienne oE le jeune homme allait kidnapper une jeune fille dans une tribu voisine afin de l'epouser, il lui jetait une etoffe pour arriver a ses fins.
On February 4 the Russian State Ballet and Orchestra of Siberia will perform La Fille Mal Gardee (The Wayward Daughter), a ballet inspired by Pierre-Antoine Baudouin's 1789 painting, La reprimande-Une jeune fille querellee par sa mere.
First, on February 4, is La Fille Mal Gardee, or the Wayward Daughter, ballet inspired by Pierre-Antoine Baudouin's 1789 painting, La reprimande/Une jeune fille querellee par sa mere.
Renoir's collector Sterling Clark was fortunate enough to acquire the portraits of Mme Turquet and the young lady with the fan (both of them 'joyous and pretty') for his collection, of which La Jeune Fille l'Eventail may well have been the supreme prize.
Of this revelatory type, Jeune Fille soufflant sur le feu (Young Girl Blowing on the Fire), 1927, is extraordinary.
En fait, meme si la jeune fille n'etait pas enceinte, des peres reclamerent des dedommagements pour un deshonneur qui eclaboussait toute la famille (Truchon en 1749 et Barthe en 1752), car c'est le caractere public de l'aventure sexuelle qui la rendait deshonorante.
Her film career continued to flourish with Errance, by Damien Odoul, Le Grand Appartement, by Pascal Thomas, and La Jeune Fille et les Loups, a film by Gilles Legrand.