Meaning of “woman” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈwʊmən/ plural women /ˈwɪmɪn/
Extra Examples
She's an intelligent and highly articulate young woman.Who's the woman in the painting?He was recounting a story about a woman he'd met on a train.The class consists of both men and women in roughly equal proportions.This is the story of three generations of women.

A1 an adult female person:

a 30-year-old woman
There were two women at the bus stop.
womanhood noun [ U ]

the state of being a woman

(Definition of “woman” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)