Definition of pink lady in US English:

pink lady

noun

  • 1A cocktail usually consisting of gin, egg white, and grenadine.

  • 2Slang (originally and chiefly US). A barbiturate. Usually in plural.

  • 3Informal (US and Australian). A female voluntary worker in a hospital.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Daily Northwestern. From pink + lady.

Pronunciation

pink lady

/ˌpɪŋk ˈleɪdi/