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Synonyms for woman
ˈwʊm ən; ˈwɪm ɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. woman, adult female(noun)

    an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

    "the woman kept house while the man hunted"

    cleaning lady, charwoman, womanhood, cleaning woman, adult female, fair sex, char

    man, adult male

  2. woman(noun)

    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"

    womanhood, adult female, charwoman, cleaning woman, char, fair sex, cleaning lady

    man, adult male

  3. charwoman, char, cleaning woman, cleaning lady, woman(noun)

    a human female employed to do housework

    "the char will clean the carpet"; "I have a woman who comes in four hours a day while I write"

    cleaning lady, charwoman, womanhood, cleaning woman, adult female, fair sex, charr, char

    man, adult male

  4. womanhood, woman, fair sex(noun)

    women as a class

    "it's an insult to American womanhood"; "woman is the glory of creation"; "the fair sex gathered on the veranda"

    fair sex, muliebrity, charwoman, womanhood, cleaning woman, adult female, cleaning lady, char

    man, adult male


  1. woman(noun)

    girl, man

  2. woman(noun)

    To man with female labor.

    girl, man

  3. woman(noun)

    man, girl

Editors Contribution

  1. lady

    a girl in adult form

    the woman walked down the street.

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. woman(n)

    dame, matron, mulier, adult

    Associated words:
    gynecology, gynecologist, gyniatrics, gyneocracy, gynecocracy, gynocracy, gynecian, gynarchy, gyneolatry, gyneolater, gynephobia, gynecopathy, philogynist, philogyny, misogyny, femicide, matriarchy, gynæceum

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "woman":

    wife, women, lady, female, mujer, donna, femme, girl, dame, mulher, missus, daughter, iady, 'am, nana, chick

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  1. woman

How to use woman in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    I think she has got a beautiful face and I think she is a beautiful woman.

  2. Julia Webb/LIFE Runners:

    The issue of abortion needs more people to stand up....a lot of people dont really know what theyre getting themselves into...that they regret, i would love to see LIFE Runners continue to grow and if it can save one woman from getting an abortion it will be worth it.

  3. Paniz Golkar:

    I feel it's my responsibility to go back. Iran needs professionals from all fields, it will be challenging to prove myself as a woman in business but there are more career opportunities in Iran than anywhere else.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    He who kneels before woman to propose his love or present rose to her feels no shame to play dirty game in others life to even claim their work credits in his name.

  5. Stuart Brideaux:

    One person, an adult, was declared deceased and not transported, we did take a woman believed to be in her mid-50s to the Sheldon Chumir with a minor soft-tissue injury.

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