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1. woman

noun. ['ˈwʊmən'] an adult female person (as opposed to a man).

Synonyms

  • girl
  • mother
  • she
  • wife
  • gentlewoman
  • lady friend
  • girlfriend
  • grandmother
  • matron
  • niece
  • spouse
  • Ms.
  • Miss
  • Mrs.

Etymology

  • woman (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Young Woman

  • trueman

Example sentences of the word young-woman


1. Noun Phrase
Mary is a quiet, shy young woman.

2. Noun Phrase
A young woman would marry as early as her 15th birthday.

3. Noun Phrase
After a wedding, Jerry drunkenly picks up a young woman, whom he then drives around town.

2. young

adjective. ['ˈjʌŋ'] (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth.

Synonyms

  • immature
  • teenaged
  • three-year-old
  • five-year-old
  • newborn
  • schoolgirlish
  • puppylike
  • boyish
  • preadolescent
  • adolescent
  • vernal
  • preteen
  • age
  • teenage
  • teen
  • one-year-old
  • infantile
  • girlish
  • youngish
  • little
  • youthful
  • small
  • schoolboyish
  • junior
  • boylike
  • childly
  • new
  • puppyish
  • early
  • two-year-old
  • tender
  • four-year-old

Antonyms

  • senior
  • stillborn infant
  • adult
  • summery

Etymology

  • yong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • geong (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. young

noun. ['ˈjʌŋ'] any immature animal.

Synonyms

  • orphan
  • brute
  • animal
  • offspring
  • young fish
  • creature
  • young mammal
  • spat
  • young bird
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • majority
  • minority
  • rejuvenate
  • big

Etymology

  • yong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • geong (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. young

adjective. ['ˈjʌŋ'] (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity.

Synonyms

  • early

Antonyms

  • sophisticated
  • full-term

Etymology

  • yong (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • geong (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. woman

noun. ['ˈwʊmən'] a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man.

Synonyms

  • female

Antonyms

  • male
  • attend to

Etymology

  • woman (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. Young

noun. United States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955).

Synonyms

  • Cy Young

7. Young

noun. British physicist and Egyptologist; he revived the wave theory of light and proposed a three-component theory of color vision; he also played an important role in deciphering the hieroglyphics on the Rosetta Stone (1773-1829).

8. Young

noun. English poet (1683-1765).

9. Young

noun. United States jazz tenor saxophonist (1909-1959).

Synonyms

  • Lester Willis Young

10. Young

noun. United States film and television actress (1913-2000).

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