Definitions for one-woman

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word one-woman

Princeton's WordNet

  1. one-man(a), one-person(a), one-woman(a)(adj)

    designed for or restricted to a single person

    "a one-man show"; "a one-person tent"; "Sarah Silverman's hilarious one-woman show"


  1. one-woman(adj.)

    Designed for or restricted to a single person; same as one-man, but used when the person in question is female, or to avoid sexist language; as, a one-woman submarine; a one-woman show.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. H. L. Mencken:

    Love: The delusion that one woman differs from another.

  2. H. L. Mencken:

    Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another

  3. Henry Louis Mencken:

    Love is the mistaken belief that one woman differs from another.

  4. Honore' de Balzac:

    No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.

  5. D. H. Lawrence:

    The one woman who never gives herself is your free woman, who is always giving herself.


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