Definition of papergirl in English:



  • A girl who delivers newspapers to people's homes.

    • ‘A 14-year-old papergirl was hailed for her courage after she chased a bicycle thief and forced him to give the bike back.’
    • ‘As he strutted past the corner dairy he noticed the local papergirl on her afternoon round.’
    • ‘In a page-one story by Patricia Callahan, The Wall Street Journal unblinkingly examined the industry's treatment of the paperboys and papergirls - at last count, some 140,000-who deliver the news to the nation's doors.’