woman ( women plural )
1 n-count A woman is an adult female human being.
...a young Lithuanian woman named Dayva., ...men and women over 75 years old., ...a woman doctor.
2 n-uncount You can refer to women in general as woman.
...the oppression of woman.
woman of the world →
career woman ( career women plural ) A career woman is a woman with a career who is interested in working and progressing in her job, rather than staying at home looking after the house and children. n-count
cleaning woman ( cleaning women plural ) A cleaning woman is the same as a cleaning lady. n-count
old woman ( old women plural ) 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.
A one-woman performance or business is done by only one woman, rather than by several people. adj ADJ n
She has already presented a one-woman show of her paintings.
stunt woman ( stunt women plural ) , stuntwoman A stunt woman is a woman whose job is to do dangerous things, either for publicity, or in a film instead of an actor so that the actor does not risk being injured. n-count
-woman combines with numbers to indicate that something involves the number of women mentioned. comb in adj ADJ n
...a seven-woman team.
woman-to-woman , woman to woman
If you talk about a woman-to-woman conversation, you are talking about an honest and open discussion between two women. adj ADJ n
Woman to woman is also an adverb., adv ADV after v
Maybe she would talk to her mother one day, woman to woman.