Definitions for womanhoodˈwʊm ənˌhʊd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wom•an•hoodˈwʊm ənˌhʊd(n.)

  1. the state of being a woman.

  2. traditional womanly qualities.

  3. womankind.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. womanhood, muliebrity(noun)

    the state of being an adult woman

  2. womanhood, woman, fair sex(noun)

    women as a class

    "it's an insult to American womanhood"; "woman is the glory of creation"; "the fair sex gathered on the veranda"

  3. womanhood(noun)

    the status of a woman


  1. womanhood(Noun)

    The state of being a woman.

  2. womanhood(Noun)

    All the qualities typical of women.

  3. womanhood(Noun)

    Women considered as a group.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Womanhood(noun)

    the state of being a woman; the distinguishing character or qualities of a woman, or of womankind

  2. Womanhood(noun)

    women, collectively; womankind

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the state of being a woman

She will reach womanhood in a few years' time.

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