The word “damsel” has 2 syllables: dam-sel.

It's pronounced as /ˈdæmzəl/.

What is synonym and antonym for damsel?

In the thesaurus, “damsel” has 3 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for damsel along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for damsel

Meanings of damsel

  • noun
    1. A young woman (of noble birth).
    2. A girl; a maiden (without sexual experience).
    3. A young woman who is not married.
    4. An unmarried lady-in-waiting.
    5. A chattering damsel (component of a mill).

Example Sentences

  • The knight gallantly rode to rescue the distressed damsel from the tower.
  • In the fairy tale, the brave prince saved the damsel from the clutches of the dragon.
  • The medieval tapestry depicted a scene of a fair damsel in a garden.
  • The old legend spoke of a magical lake where a mysterious damsel appeared on moonlit nights.
  • The play told the classic story of a heroic quest to rescue a captive damsel from an evil sorcerer.

On this page you'll find 3 synonyms or another words to damsel, such as: girl, maid, maiden.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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