UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
Google
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)


The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.


SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

debutante (noun) an upper class young woman making her formal first appearance in the society, as introduction.

When a young girl of an upper class family is taken to parties or gatherings of upper class, to be formally introduced to the society, she is a debutante. A debutante is one who makes her first appearance.

  • Not many knew that Amanda was a debutante, as she moved about in the party and talked to people with confidence and self-assurance, rather rare for one, entering the society for the first time.
  • Sharon had all the nervousness of a debutante, as she entered the party along with her parents. To be found for the first time in the midst of such a gathering of the wealthy and the successful unnerved her.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region
Feedback

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer