Old+woman

  • 1 Old woman — may refer to: an old woman A person (irrespective of age or sex) who is always complaining about his or her situation. Old Woman (goddess), a divine hag in Irish and Scottish mythology The Old Woman, a fictional antagonist in David Gemmell s… …

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  • 2 old woman — n BrE old fashioned informal 1.) sb s old woman someone s wife or mother 2.) a man who pays too much attention to small, unimportant details >old womanish adj …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 old woman — ► NOUN 1) an elderly woman. 2) (one s old woman) informal one s mother, wife, or female partner. 3) derogatory a fussy or timid person …

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  • 4 old woman — (plural ,old women) noun count 1. ) SPOKEN your mother or wife. This word offends some people. 2. ) INFORMAL a man who worries too much about things that are not important …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 old woman — old women N COUNT (disapproval) If you refer to someone, especially a man, as an old woman, you are critical of them because you think they are too anxious about things. [INFORMAL] …

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  • 6 old woman — noun a) An elderly woman. Stop being such an old woman and get on with it. b) A person (irrespective of age or sex) who is always complaining about his or her situation. See Also: old lady, old man …

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  • 7 old woman — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms old woman : singular old woman plural old women 1) informal a man who worries too much about things that are not important 2) spoken your mother or wife. This word offends some people …

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  • 8 old woman — noun 1》 an elderly woman. 2》 (one s old woman) informal one s mother, wife, or female partner. 3》 derogatory a fussy or timid person. Derivatives old womanish adjective …

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  • 9 old woman — /oʊld ˈwʊmən/ (say ohld woomuhn) noun 1. a woman who is or who is considered to be old. 2. Colloquial a wife, usually one s own. 3. Colloquial a mother, usually one s own. 4. Colloquial a fussy, silly person of any age or sex: * He is a bit of an …

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  • 10 old woman — noun BrE slang 1 the old woman an offensive expression meaning someone s wife or mother 2 (C) a man who pays too much attention to unimportant details old womanish adjective …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 old woman — Synonyms and related words: Lord Fauntleroy, Methuselah, Percy, antediluvian, antique, back number, beldam, better half, chicken, common law wife, concubine, conservative, cream puff, crone, dad, dame, dodo, dowager, effeminate, elder, feme, feme …

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  • 12 old woman — noun 1. a woman who is old (Freq. 11) • Hypernyms: ↑oldster, ↑old person, ↑senior citizen, ↑golden ager, ↑woman, ↑adult female • Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 13 Old woman — 1. one s wife; 2. one s mother; 3. woman or man who is pedantic or tends to fuss, gossip, etc …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 14 old woman — Australian Slang 1. one s wife; 2. one s mother; 3. woman or man who is pedantic or tends to fuss, gossip, etc …

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  • 15 old woman — elderly woman; mother, mom; wife …

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  • 16 old woman — Go to old lady …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 17 Old Woman — …

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  • 18 old woman —   Luahine; elehine (rare). See hag …

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  • 19 old woman —  Wife. Mother …

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  • 20 Old Woman Mountains Wilderness — IUCN Category Ib (Wilderness Area) …

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