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Engelsk navneord: woman

1. woman (om person) an adult female person (as opposed to a man)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe woman kept house while the man hunted.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)adult female


Mindre specifikke termeradult, female, female person, grownup


Mere specifikke termeramazon, B-girl, bachelor girl, bachelorette, baggage, ball-breaker, ball-buster, bar girl, bas bleu, bawd, beauty, Black woman, bluestocking, bridesmaid, broad, cat, Cinderella, cocotte, coquette, cyprian, dame, deb, debutante, Delilah, dish, divorcee, dominatrix, donna, enchantress, ex, ex-wife, eyeful, fancy woman, fancy woman, femme fatale, fille, flirt, geisha, geisha girl, gentlewoman, girl, girl, girl, girlfriend, girlfriend, gold digger, grass widow, gravida, harlot, heroine, houri, inamorata, jezebel, jilt, kept woman, knockout, lady, lady, lady friend, lady of pleasure, looker, lulu, ma'am, madam, maenad, maenad, maid of honor, mantrap, married woman, materfamilias, matriarch, matriarch, matron, mestiza, minx, miss, missy, mistress, mother figure, nanny, nullipara, nurse, nursemaid, nymph, nymphet, old woman, peach, prickteaser, prostitute, ravisher, shiksa, shikse, siren, smasher, sporting lady, stunner, sweetheart, sylph, tart, tease, temptress, unmarried woman, vamp, vamper, vestal, virago, Wac, Wave, white woman, whore, widow, widow woman, wife, woman of the street, wonder woman, working girl, yellow woman, young lady, young woman


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerEve


Omfatter disse specifikke termeradult female body, woman's body


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)adult male, man

2. woman (om person) a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was faithful to his woman.


Mindre specifikke termerfemale, female person


Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)man

3. woman (om person) a human female employed to do housework


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe char will clean the carpet.
I have a woman who comes in four hours a day while I write.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)char, charwoman, cleaning lady, cleaning woman


Mindre specifikke termercleaner

4. woman (om gruppe) women as a class


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt's an insult to American womanhood.
Woman is the glory of creation.
The fair sex gathered on the veranda.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)fair sex, womanhood


Mindre specifikke termerclass, social class, socio-economic class, stratum


Tilhører disse overordnede termerwomankind









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