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Definition of Women

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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.
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Women Wom"en, n., pl. of Woman.
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Herdswoman Herds"wom`an, n.; pl. -women. A woman who tends a herd. --Sir W. Scott.

Meaning of Women from wikipedia

- or adolescent. The plural women is also sometimes used for female humans, regardless of age, as in phrases such as "women's rights". Typically, a woman...
- androcentrism, patriarchy, male privilege, belittling of women, disenfranchi****t of women, violence against women, and ****ual objectification. Misogyny can be found...
- Comfort women were women and girls forced into ****ual slavery by the Imperial ****anese Army in occupied territories before and during World War II. Controversy...
- Women's suffrage is the right of women to vote in elections. Beginning in the late 19th century, women worked for broad-based economic and political equality...
- Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide, and formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the nineteenth...
- EuroBasket Women is a biennial international basketball competition held between the nations of Europe (including Israel) for women's national basketball...
- Little Women is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott (1832–1888), which was originally published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869. Alcott wrote...
- The Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) (also Women's Army Service Pilots or Women's Auxiliary Service Pilots) was a civilian women pilots' organization...
- trans-woman or transwoman) is a woman who was ****igned male at birth. Trans women may experience gender dysphoria and may transition; this process commonly...
- The status of women in India has been subject to many changes over the span of recorded Indian history. Their position in society deteriorated early in...
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