Today’s word of the day is ‘Damsel‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Damsel [ dam-zuhl ]
What is the etymology of the word?
The noun damsel derives from Middle English.
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a noun, i.e., it is the main subject of a sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Yuvatee
2. Spanish – Damisela
3. French – Demoiselle
4. Mandarin – Guīnǚ
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. He was met at the gates by a young damsel, habited as Flora, who delivered him the keys of the city.
2. The handsome prince always rescues the damsel in distress.
3. The damsel, uninterrupted in her own loquacity, had not discovered that this witty gentleman was——dumb!
4. Throw in a beautiful damsel in distress in the form of Princess Farah, and you’re in for one hell of a ride.
5. But your dreams, Leonard, if I remember, were mixed up with a comely damsel; and there is none here.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
colleen, lady, lass, lassie, miss, virgin, woman, young girl, young woman, etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
I just don’t want to be the damsel in distress. I’ll scream on the balcony, but you’ve got to let me do a little action here.
On @Channel4 tonight – Saturday 10th July – at 11:40PM (00:40AM on.+1), Mary Louise-Parker in damsel in distress peril (wearing knee length boots too) in "RED".
A rather fun film 😁 pic.twitter.com/44INX2u6S5
— Sheila Fell (@SheilaFell) July 10, 2021