Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the English slang word chick, "girl", "woman", + lit as an abbreviation for the English word literature.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chick lit (uncountable)

  1. (often pejorative) Literature perceived to appeal to, or be marketed at, young women, typically concerning romantic dilemmas.

Coordinate termsEdit

See alsoEdit