Definition of Woman. Meaning of Woman. Synonyms of Woman

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Definition of Woman

Woman
Woman Wom"an, n.; pl. Women. [OE. woman, womman, wumman, wimman, wifmon, AS. w[=i]fmann, w[=i]mmann; w[=i]f woman, wife + mann a man. See Wife, and Man.] 1. An adult female person; a grown-up female person, as distinguished from a man or a child; sometimes, any female person. Women are soft, mild pitiful, and flexible. --Shak. And the rib, which the Lord God had taken from man, made he a woman. --Gen. ii. 22. I have observed among all nations that the women ornament themselves more than the men; that, wherever found, they are the same kind, civil, obliging, humane, tender beings, inclined to be gay and cheerful, timorous and modest. --J. Ledyard. 2. The female part of the human race; womankind. Man is destined to be a prey to woman. --Thackeray. 3. A female attendant or servant. `` By her woman I sent your message.' --Shak. Woman hater, one who hates women; one who has an aversion to the female sex; a misogynist. --Swift.

Meaning of Woman from wikipedia

- A woman is a female human being. The term woman is usually reserved for an adult, with the term girl being the usual term for a female child or adolescent...
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- Bionic Woman may refer to: The Bionic Woman, a television series that aired from 1976 to 1978 on ABC and NBC Jaime Sommers (The Bionic Woman), the main...
- Is a Woman is the sixth studio album by American rock band Lambchop. Its combination of austere arrangements and minimalist instrumentation marks a transition...
- Woman in Me or The Woman in Me may refer to: The Woman in Me (Shania Twain album), a 1995 album by Shania Twain "The Woman in Me (Needs the Man in You)"...
- Scent of a Woman may refer to: Scent of a Woman (1974 film), a 1974 Italian film Scent of a Woman (1992 film), a 1992 American remake of the Italian film...
- Scarlet woman can refer to: A prostitute The **** of Babylon, a figure in the Book of Revelation Babalon, a figure in the mystical system of Thelema...
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