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Synonyms for womanˈwʊm ən; ˈwɪm ɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. woman, adult female(noun)

    an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

    Synonyms:
    cleaning lady, charwoman, womanhood, cleaning woman, woman, adult female, fair sex, char

    Antonyms:
    man, adult male

  2. woman(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    womanhood, adult female, charwoman, cleaning woman, char, fair sex, cleaning lady

    Antonyms:
    man, adult male

  3. charwoman, char, cleaning woman, cleaning lady, woman(noun)

    a human female employed to do housework

    Synonyms:
    cleaning lady, charwoman, womanhood, cleaning woman, woman, adult female, fair sex, charr, char

    Antonyms:
    man, adult male

  4. womanhood, woman, fair sex(noun)

    women as a class

    Synonyms:
    fair sex, muliebrity, charwoman, womanhood, cleaning woman, woman, adult female, cleaning lady, char

    Antonyms:
    man, adult male

Wiktionary

  1. woman(noun)

    Antonyms:
    girl, man

  2. woman(noun)

    To man with female labor.

    Antonyms:
    girl, man

  3. woman(noun)

    A wife (sometimes a fiance or girlfriend)

    Antonyms:
    man, girl

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

wife, women, lady, female, mujer, donna, femme, girl, dame, mulher, missus, daughter, iady, 'am, nana, chick


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