- womÂ·an || 'wÊŠmÉ™n adj. female (e.g.: a woman bus driver; a woman dentist); like a woman, womanly; of woman v. staff with women; make womanish, make effeminate n. adult female; female human being; female spouse (Informal); collective womankind; female person who plays an important part in the life of a specific notorious man; girlfriend, female lover (Informal)
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wom|an — «WUM uhn», noun, plural wom|en, adjective, verb, anned, an|ning or aned, an|ing. –n. 1. a female human being. A woman is a girl grown up. 2. women as a group; the average woman; womankind: » … Useful english dictionary