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Definition of Old woman

Babylon English

elderly woman; mother, mom; wife
Old woman Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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old woman
n
1. a woman who is old
2. herb with grayish leaves found along the east coast of north america; used as an ornamental plant [syn: dusty miller, beach wormwood, artemisia stelleriana]



Australian Slang
1. one's wife; 2. one's mother; 3. woman or man who is pedantic or tends to fuss, gossip, etc.
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a woman who is old
(hypernym) oldster, old person, senior citizen, golden ager
(hyponym) beldam, beldame
2. herb with grayish leaves found along the east coast of North America; used as an ornamental plant
(synonym) dusty miller, beach wormwood, Artemisia stelleriana
(hypernym) wormwood
(member-holonym) genus Artemisia
Old woman Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Old woman may refer to:


People
  • An old woman
  • Old Woman (goddess), a divine hag in Irish and Scottish mythology
  • The Old Woman, a fictional antagonist in David Gemmell's novel White Wolf
  • Slang for a person (irrespective of age or sex) who is always complaining about his or her situation
  • The mother-in-law (often referred to as the "old woman") in the 1915 optical illusion drawing "My Wife and My Mother-in-Law" (also called the "Young Girl-Old Woman Illusion") by Ely William Hill based on an earlier 1888 German postcard

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