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woman of the world

noun

Definition of woman of the world

  1. :  a woman who has had many experiences and who is not shocked by things that may be shocking to other people



Word by Word Definitions

womanplay
  1. :  an adult female person

    :  womankind

    :  distinctively feminine nature :  womanliness

worldplay
  1. :  the earthly state of human existence

    :  the earth with its inhabitants and all things upon it

    :  individual course of life :  career

  1. :  of or relating to the world

    :  extending or found throughout the world :  worldwide

    :  involving or applying to part of or the whole world


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