bobbysoxer bobbysoxer

Definition(s):

  • (n) an adolescent girl wearing bobby socks (common in the 1940s)

Usage(s):

  1. Sinatra, whose bobbysoxer fans squealed as ecstatically in World War II as Elvis' would in the Cold War days, added a knowing sexuality to his exquisite reading of a lyric.
  2. Among them were a grandmother, seven housewives, a bobbysoxer, a women's-club president, a would-be astronaut and a cafe singer.
  3. The trouble with the first two radio versions was that they strayed too far from the original of Sally Benson's bobbysoxer.
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