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Engelsk substantiv: 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)adult female

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkadult, female, female person, grownup

Mere spesifikke uttrykkamazon, 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 mere spesifikke uttrykkEve

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkadult female body, woman's body

Uttrykk med motsatt 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 spesifikke uttrykkfemale, female person

Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

Uttrykk med motsatt 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.

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

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcleaner

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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)fair sex, womanhood

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkclass, social class, socio-economic class, stratum

Tilhører disse overordnede uttrykkenewomankind

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