Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: womanhood  'wû-mun,hûd
  1. The state of being an adult woman
    - muliebrity
     
  2. Women as a class
    "it's an insult to American womanhood";
    - woman, fair sex
     
  3. The status of a woman

Derived forms: womanhoods

Type of: adulthood, berth, billet, class, office, place, position, post, situation, social class, socio-economic class, spot, stratum

Part of: womankind, womenkind

Encyclopedia: Womanhood