best girl

best girl

n
archaic one's sweetheart
References in classic literature ?
"I thought," she continued, "that it was just the other way about; that it was presence and not absence that made the heart of man grow fonder, and that if a man's best girl, so to say, was away, he was able to make himself very comfortable with his second-best!"
P-r C-g:--Do not criticize people's noses unless you are sure they can't hear you, and don't criticize your best girl's great-aunt's nose in any case.
In fact, most men in Middlemarch, except her brothers, held that Miss Vincy was the best girl in the world, and some called her an angel.
She WAS the best girl I ever see, and had the most sand.
After a few drinks Goldberger began, with some hesitation, to narrate how he had had a quarrel over his best girl with a professional "cardsharp," who had hit him in the jaw.
The rapidity of their progress, in some instances, was even surprising; and an honest and happy pride I took in it: besides, I began personally to like some of the best girls; and they liked me.
"American girls are the best girls," he said cheerfully to his young companion.
| A NEW trophy for the best girl golfer in Northumberland has been donated by golf writer Chris Robinson and will be played for annually.
Ms Jelagat, a last born in the family of Dr Borus and Dr Dinah Borus, was a Masters student of Computer Science at Stanford University.The Precious Blood Riruta alumnus scored an A and was the best girl in Nairobi County in the 2013 KCSE results.
Now Christine has written her first play, Best Girl, which is partly inspired by her own experience of growing up, but set in contemporary Manchester.
In 5000m walk boys, Vincent Langat and Erick Kipngetich both from Kericho county will take on other regions representing while Alice Ekiru who was voted the overall best girl will be in 800 meters race
The full list, announced on Wednesday night, is: Adam Holmes and The Embers - Midnight Milk BABE - Kiss & Tell Best Girl Athlete - Best Girl Athlete Blue Rose Code - The Water of Leith Catholic Action - In Memory Of Chris Stout and Catriona McKay - Bare Knuckle Elephant Sessions - All We Have Is Now Franz Ferdinand - Always Ascending Golden Teacher - No Luscious Life Happy Meals (now known as Free Love) - Full Ashram Devotional Ceremony (Volumes IV - VI) Karine Polwart with Pippa Murphy - A Pocket Of Wind Resistance Kobi Onyame - Gold Martha Ffion - Sunday Best Mogwai - Every Country's Sun Neon Waltz - Strange Hymns Out Lines - Conflats Pronto Mama - Any Joy Siobhan Wilson - There Are No Saints The Spook School - Could It Be Different Young Fathers - Cocoa Sugar.