damsel in distress

damsel in distress

  1. A young woman perceived as being in a dangerous situation.
  • French: demoiselle en détresse
  • German: Jungfrau in Nöten, verfolgte Unschuld
  • Italian: damigella in pericolo, fanciulla in pericolo
  • Portuguese: donzela em apuros, donzela em perigo
  • Russian: де́ва в беде́
  • Spanish: damisela en apuros

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