one-woman


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one-wom·an

(wŭn′wo͝om′ən)
adj.
1. Consisting of, featuring, or controlled by one woman: a one-woman dramatic performance.
2. Emotionally attached to or romantically involved with one woman only.

one-woman

adj
consisting of or done by one woman

one′-wom`an



adj.
1. of or pertaining to, or operated, performed, or used by one woman: a one-woman show.
2. forming attachments to or involvements with one woman only: a one-woman man.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.one-woman - designed for or restricted to a single person; "a one-man show"; "a one-person tent"; "Sarah Silverman's hilarious one-woman show"
single - existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual; "upon the hill stood a single tower"; "had but a single thought which was to escape"; "a single survivor"; "a single serving"; "a single lens"; "a single thickness"
Translations

one-woman

[ˌwʌnˈwʊmən]
A. ADJ
1. (= solo) → individual
one-woman businessempresa f dirigida por una sola mujer
2. (= monogamous) he's a one-woman manes (un) hombre de una sola mujer
B. CPD one-woman exhibition, one-woman show Nexposición f individual
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