Man and Woman


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Man noun – An adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman).
Usage example: there were two women and six men on the bus

Woman is an antonym for man in male human topic.
Nearby Words: manly, manful, manhood, manliness, manfully
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Woman noun – An adult female person (as opposed to a man).
Usage example: the woman kept house while the man hunted

Man is an antonym for woman in female human topic.
Nearby Words: womanhood, womanly, womanish, womanliness
Antonyms for Woman
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How words are described

human human man human woman
old old man old woman
rich rich man rich woman
nice nice man nice woman
Other adjectives: normal, single, real, grown, big, little, black, innocent, young, attractive, beautiful, naked, mysterious, tall, blind, strange, last, older, elderly, middle-aged, homeless, right-hand.

Both words in one sentence

  • Hermaphrodite Intersex people usually identify as either a man or woman (although some are non-binary), and being intersex does not automatically make you a "man and a woman." Fictional depictions of intersex people often run into Unfortunate Implications and Critical Research Failure.
    Source: Hermaphrodite
  • No Man of Woman Born One of the Star Trek: New Frontier books does a variation on the old "No man can defeat you" one: "No man or woman" can defeat the Big Bad, but one member of the Excalibur crew is a hermaphrodite.
  • Comicbook / Gotham Central So, instead of asking Simon for a name, she asks if his source is either a man or a woman, and tells him to keep typing at his computer if it is a woman, and to refill his coffee if it is a man.
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Woman or Man. 2016. Accessed October 26, 2021.

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