Etymology
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womanhood (n.)

late 14c., "condition of being a woman," also "qualities or characteristics considered natural to a woman," from woman + -hood. Meaning "women collectively" is attested from 1520s.

updated on October 11, 2012

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Definitions of womanhood from WordNet

womanhood (n.)
the state of being an adult woman;
Synonyms: muliebrity
womanhood (n.)
women as a class;
it's an insult to American womanhood
Synonyms: woman / fair sex
womanhood (n.)
the status of a woman;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.