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  Definition of woman
  1. women as a class; "it''s an insult to American womanhood"; "woman is the glory of creation"
  2. a human female who does housework; "the char will clean the carpet"
  3. an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
  4. a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man; "he was faithful to his woman"
Similar Words: womanhood, charwoman, char, cleaning woman, cleaning lady, adult female

 

Hyponyms: Eve, Black woman, white woman, yellow woman, amazon, virago, maenad, baggage, ball-buster, ball-breaker, B-girl, bar girl, bluestocking, bas bleu, bridesmaid, maid of honor, broad, cat, Cinderella, coquette, flirt, vamp, vamper, minx, tease, prickteaser, dame, madam, ma'am, lady, gentlewoman, debutante, deb, divorcee, grass widow, exwife, ex, dominatrix, donna, enchantress, temptress, siren, Delilah, femme fatale, eyeful, geisha, geisha girl, girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman, fille, girlfriend, lady friend, gold digger, gravida, heroine, inamorata, jezebel, jilt, matriarch, materfamilias, matron, head nurse, mestiza, mistress, kept woman, fancy woman, mother figure, nanny, nursemaid, nurse, nullipara, nymph, houri, nymphet, old woman, prostitute, cocotte, whore, harlot, bawd, tart, cyprian, working girl, sporting lady, lady of pleasure, woman of the street, shiksa, shikse, smasher, stunner, knockout, beauty, ravisher, sweetheart, peach, lulu, looker, mantrap, dish, sylph, unmarried woman, vestal, Wac, Wave, widow, widow woman, wife, married woman, Ms., wonder woman

 

Member Meronyms: womankind

 

Derivational Morphology: feminize, feminise, effeminize, erreminise, womanize, philander, womanise

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: vrou   Albanian: grua  
Basque: andre   Belarusian: жанчына  
Bosnian: žena   Breton: maouez  
Bulgarian: жена   Catalan: dona  
Chinese: 妇女   Croatian: žena  
Danish: kvinde   Dutch: vrouw  
Esperanto: virino   Estonian: naine  
Finnish: nainen   French: femme  
Frisian: frou   Georgian: ქალი  
German: Frau   Greek: γυναίκα  
Hebrew: אישה   Hindi: औरत  
Hungarian:   Icelandic: kona  
Ido: muliero   Indonesian: perempuan  
Interlingua: femina   Irish: bean  
Italian: donna   Japanese: 女性  
Korean: 계집   Kurdish: jin  
Latin: femina   Latvian: sieviete  
Lithuanian: moteris   Malayalam: സ്ത്രീ  
Maltese: mara   Norwegian: kvinne  
Novial: fema   Polish: kobieta  
Portuguese: mulher   Romanian: femeie  
Russian: женщина   Slovene: ženska  
Spanish: mujer   Swedish: kvinna  
Telugu: ఆడది   Turkish: kadın  
Ukrainian: жінка   Welsh: benyw  
Yiddish: froy  
 
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