What does attagirl mean?

Good job

A term that literally means "that's a girl" but stands for "good job" or "way to go;" often utilized by an adult, most likely a parent, to a child when they're proud of their accomplishment, whether it be in sports, academics, hobby, etc.


"Hey dad look, I got an A on my bird feeder project!
Attagirl, Alana!"

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Last Updated: January 3, 2014

Attagirl definition

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