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Definition of Women

Women
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.
Women
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

- identify a female human, regardless of age, as in phrases such as "women's rights". Women with typical genetic development are usually capable of giving birth...
- Comfort women were women and girls forced into ****ual slavery by the Imperial ****anese Army in occupied territories before and during World War II. The...
- 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...
- Woman & Children may refer to: Men, Women & Children (album), debut album by the band with the same name (2006) Men, Women & Children (band), American electropop...
- World Conference on Women may refer to: First World Conference on Women, Mexico City, 1975 Second World Conference on Women, Copenhagen, 1980 Third World...
- Older Women may refer to: In Praise of Older Women (book), first published in 1966 In Praise of Older Women (1978 film) In Praise of Older Women (1997...
- Women in Congress may refer to: Women in the United States House of Representatives Women in the United States Senate Women in the Indian National Congress;...
- of women in religion may refer to: Women in Christianity Women in Judaism Women in Islam Women in Mormonism Women in Hinduism Women in Sikhism Women in...
- Loose Women is a British panel show that has been broadcast on ITV since 6 September 1999. The programme was originally broadcast from Norwich before...
- Red Detachment of Women may refer to: The Red Detachment of Women (1961 film), a film directed by Xie Jin, based on a novel and well-known Chinese revolutionary...
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