woman

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈwʊmən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈwʊmən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(wŏŏmən)

Inflections of 'woman' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": women
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woman

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [a strong, a tall, a rich, an intelligent, an elderly, a French, a smart, a satisfied] woman
  2. the woman who [said, sang, made, invented]
  3. was a woman who [said]
  4. is [shy, timid, nervous] around women
  5. is [shy] with women
  6. [disrespectful, mindful, favorable] towards women
  7. [most, many] women [think, prefer, tend to, want]
  8. a woman was [held, arrested, killed, attacked]
  9. women are treated [well, badly, unfairly] (here)
  10. is her own woman
  11. is the woman [I love, of my dreams]
  12. a woman of the world
  13. a woman from the [hospital, school, company]
  14. [rights] for women
  15. (for) men and women
  16. (is) a trans woman
  17. identifies as a woman
  18. a woman [doctor, footballer, judge]
  19. a [group, jury, team] of (seven) women
  20. women's [rights, issues, associations]
  21. women's [salaries, cosmetics]
  22. (the) women's [toilet, restroom, bathroom]
  23. [is, was] (considered) women's work
  24. [diagnosed, dismissed] it as women's troubles
n as adj
  1. women-only [spaces, car, session]
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