Females get called many things throughout their lives - here is the progression and a guide for their uses.
  1. Baby girl
    An infant female
  2. Girl
    A young female.
  3. Young lady
    A female under the age of 15 or as a derogatory term used by older males.
  4. Woman
    A general term for female usually used over the age of a teen.
  5. Lady
    Only used following the words "that" or "hey."
  6. Old lady
    The term for a female who no longer has to care what you call her.