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  1. 1

    Miss

    a title used in front of the last name or whole name of a girl or woman who is not married

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    1. c.
      used in the title of a woman who has won a beauty competition

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    2. d.
      informal old-fashioned a girl or young woman, especially one who is rude or badly behaved

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  2. 3
    a failure, especially of a CD or a film

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creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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