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Spanish translation of “woman”

woman

noun /ˈwumən/ (plural women /ˈwimin/)
an adult human female
mujer
His sisters are both grown women now (also adjective) a woman doctor women doctors.
a female domestic daily helper
mujer que hace la limpieza
We have a woman who comes in to do the cleaning.
-woman suffix sometimes used instead of man when the person performing an activity is a woman, as in chairwoman.
mujer
womanhood noun the state of being a woman
condición de mujer
She will reach womanhood in a few years’ time.
womankind /ˈwimin-/ nouns ( womenkind) women generally.
las mujeres
womanly adjective (showing qualities) natural or suitable to a woman
femenino
a womanly figure womanly charm.
womanliness noun
feminidad
womenfolk /ˈwimin-/ noun plural female people, especially female relatives.
mujeres
(Definition of woman from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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