Today's Word of the Day means...
The immature form of those insects that do not pass through a pupal stage. Nymphs usually resemble the adults, but are smaller, lack fully developed wings, and are sexually immature. Compare imago, larva, pupa.
Female spirits of classical mythology who lived in forests, bodies of water, and other places outdoors.
Note: By extension, a “nymph” is a beautiful or seductive woman.