- an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
- women as a class
- a human female who does housework
- (informal) a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man
A woman is a female human. The term woman is usually reserved for an adult, with the term girl being the usual term for a female child or adolescent. However, the term woman is also sometimes used to identify a female human, regardless of age, as in phrases such as `women`s rights`. `Woman` may also refer to a person`s gender instead of thei...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woman
(from the article `Action painting`) ...that Jackson Pollock`s abstract drip paintings, executed from 1947, opened the way to the bolder, gestural techniques that characterize Action ... ...early abstractions can be interpreted as female symbols, it was not until 1950 that he began to explore the subject of women exclusively. In the ......Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/w/48
- (informal) a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man 2. [n] - an adult female person (as opposed to a man)Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=woman
• (v. t.) To furnish with, or unite to, a woman. • (n.) A female attendant or servant. • (n.) An adult female person; a grown-up female person, as distinguished from a man or a child; sometimes, any female person. • (v. t.) To act the part of a woman in; -- with indefinite it. • (v. t.) To make effeminate or womanish. &bull...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/woman/
adult female noun
an adult female person (as opposed to a man); `the woman kept house while the man hunted`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=woman
Woman or Woman: Incorporating the Woman`s Budget was a woman`s magazine published in Sydney, Australia by Sungravure. It operated from 1934 to 1954. Issues originally cost three pence each. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woman_(Australian_magazine)
`Woman (Sensuous Woman)` is a 1972 single by Don Gibson. `Woman (Sensuous Woman)` would be Don Gibson`s final number one on the country charts spending one week at the top and a total of sixteen weeks on the charts. Other artists released their versions of `Woman (Sensuous Woman),` including Ray Charles on his 1984 album `D...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woman_(Sensuous_Woman)
Woman is an English weekly magazine launched in 1937. Its target audience is for 30- and 40-year old women. It encompasses a mix of celebrity gossip and TV news, real-life stories, and fashion and beauty tips. Its lifestyle section offers ideas on homes, interiors and food, product reviews and advice. During World War II it pr...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woman_(UK_magazine)
Wom'an noun ; plural Women . [ Middle English woman , womman , wumman , wimman , wifmon , Anglo-Saxon wīfmann , wīmmann ; wīf woman, wife + mann a man. See Wife , and Man .] 1.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/47
Wom'an transitive verb 1.
To act the part of a woman in; -- with indefinite it
. Daniel. 2.
To make effeminate or womanish. [ R.] Shak. 3.
To furnish with, or unite to, a woman. [ R.] 'To have him see me woman'd
.' Shak. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/47
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; ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
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woman (s), women (pl) 1. An adult female human. 2. Women considered as a group; womankind. 3. An adult female human belonging to a specified occupation, group, nationality, or other category. Often used in combination: an Englishwoman; congresswoman; a saleswoman. 4. Feminine quality or aspect; womanliness. ...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/3032/
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