Meaning of girl crush in English:

girl crush


  • 1 informal An intense and typically non-sexual liking or admiration felt by one woman or girl for another.

    • ‘OMG, I have had a girl crush on her for years!’
    • ‘As soon as I meet Savannah, I develop a girl crush on her.’
    • ‘I have a new girl crush and it's on Luella.’
    • ‘I've had a girl crush on Penelope for years, based more on her style than acting prowess, so already I'm sold.’
    • ‘The fact that she is plastered all over the nominations list means I can feed my girl crush for the next two hours.’
    • ‘I still have a girl crush on Sarah Jessica Parker.’
    • ‘I confess, after reading about you in this month's issue of Madison, I have developed a bit of a girl crush.’
    • ‘I think I'm developing a girl crush on you!’
    • ‘The experts were headed by Professor Tanya Byron, on whom I have the most almighty girl crush.’
    • ‘I have a serious girl crush on Emma Stone.’
    • ‘I had my first girl crush when I was in college.’
    1. 1.1A woman or girl who is the object of another's intense liking or admiration.
      ‘Cheryl admitted that RiRi was her girl crush’
      • ‘By now you must know that you are my number one girl crush.’
      • ‘This may seem like a lot of trouble to go for a girl crush, but I assure you: my dedication is real.’
      • ‘A thinking woman's woman (and long-time girl crush of mine), Weisz is described by Vogue as "the most interesting girl-next-door you'll ever meet".’
      • ‘Wood used to work alongside my girl crush Sonia Kruger, and now he's busy with multiple projects, including interviewing the likes of moi.’
      • ‘My girl crush this week is Marie Claire's own cover star Marion Cotillard.’
      • ‘We've already asked you who your favorite tween girl crush is.’
      • ‘Flick past the fashion pages and you'll find a story on LA party promoter Bolthouse and his fiancee (and my new girl crush) Emma Heming.’
      • ‘Major girl crush potential, she's the kind of girl you'd turn your head to look at so you could get a second glance at what she was wearing.’
      • ‘She was my number one girl crush until she married my number one boy crush.’
      • ‘Girls risk getting into Single White Female territory when they start to become jealous or let their girl crush take advantage of them.’