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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spinster

Spinster is a semi-obsolete term used to refer to an unmarried woman who was older than what ... A synonymous but more pejorative term is old maid.

www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/lady

An old-fashioned or extremely polite word for "woman" is lady. A waiter who's trying to be charming might say, "Can I get anything else for you ladies?"

www.answers.com/Q/What_is_an_old_fashioned_word_for_woman

Some old fashioned words for a woman are: damedamseldowagermaidmaidenspinster.

www.thesaurus.com/browse/old%20lady

Synonyms for old lady at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day. ... noun. woman. adult · babe ...

www.macmillandictionary.com/thesaurus-category/british/women-and-girls

Comprehensive list of synonyms for women and girls, by Macmillan Dictionary and Thesaurus. ... old-fashioned the women in a particular family, community etc  ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/women/womens-life/11355865/Words-used-to-describe-women-over-the-last-millennium.html

Jan 20, 2015 ... Jug, Mumps and Maness: Words used to describe women over the last ... in the Oxford English Dictionary and A Thesaurus of Old English.

www.csmonitor.com/The-Culture/The-Home-Forum/2013/0117/Give-me-an-old-fashioned-word

Jan 17, 2013 ... I like old-fashioned words. ... I had never heard such a word for a paved road before, but the force of the woman's admonition drove its meaning ...

english.stackexchange.com/questions/127087/need-another-relative-word-for-female

Sep 14, 2013 ... I assume you are looking for a female equivalent of this usage. ... For instance, maid, or maiden, is an old-fashioned word meaning an ...

reallifeglobal.com/75-words-beautiful

While a man would call a woman beautiful, a woman would call a man ... In the United States, this is a more old-fashioned word, and is rarely used by younger ...