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female

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of female

  1. of, relating to, or marked by qualities traditionally associated with women <female standards of housekeeping imposed by the women at the vacation cottage weren't especially popular with the men> Synonyms feminine, womanish, womanlike, womanlyRelated Words girlie (or girly), girlish; effeminate, effete, epicene, sissified, sissy, unmanly; ladylike; distaff, petticoat; ultrafeminineNear Antonyms boyish, hoydenish, tomboyish; male, manlike, manly, mannish, masculine, virile; androgynous, neuter; Amazonian, butch; hairy-chested, hypermasculine, machoAntonyms unfeminine, unwomanly




female

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of female

  1. an adult female human being <the prospect of being in close company with females was the main reason why some males joined the amateur theater troupe> Synonyms woman, lady, skirt [slang]Related Words dame, gentlewoman; madam, madame, senora (or señora); babe [slang], beauty, belle, chick [slang], damsel, doll, gal, girl, ingenue (or ingénue), lass, lassie, mademoiselle, maid, maiden, miss, senorita (or señorita)





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