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 woman woman

noun

  • ( ) an adult female person (as opposed to a man)  ( adult female, woman )
    an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
     the woman kept house while the man hunted
    the woman kept house while the man hunted
  • ( ) a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man  ( woman )
    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
    he was faithful to his woman
  • women as a class  ( fair sex, woman, womanhood )
    women as a class
     it's an insult to American womanhood
    it's an insult to American womanhood
     woman is the glory of creation
    woman is the glory of creation
     the fair sex gathered on the veranda
    the fair sex gathered on the veranda
  • a human female employed to do housework  ( char, charwoman, cleaning lady, cleaning woman, woman )
    a human female employed to do housework
     the char will clean the carpet
    the char will clean the carpet
     I have a woman who comes in four hours a day while I write
    I have a woman who comes in four hours a day while I write


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