婦女

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Chinese[edit]

woman female; woman
trad. (婦女)
simp. (妇女)

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婦女

  1. woman

Usage notes[edit]

  • When referring to an adult female in a neutral sense, 婦女妇女 (fùnǚ) and 女的 (nǚde) are often preferred to the synonym 女人 (nǚrén), as it can carry potentially offensive connotations of a female of low social standing or worth (similar to woman and lady in English).

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