unmarried woman

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Noun1.unmarried woman - a woman who is not marriedunmarried woman - a woman who is not married    
signorina - an Italian courtesy title for an unmarried woman; equivalent to `Miss', it is either used alone or before a name
old maid, spinster - an elderly unmarried woman
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
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The rules which should govern the behavior of an unmarried woman are written in red ink, graved upon marble, if, by some freak of nature, it should fall out that the unmarried woman has not the same writing scored upon her heart.
Glenarm, she was also asserting herself to be an unmarried woman, and was thus serving Blanche's interests as well as her own.
Court records show that the unmarried woman, who was working for an Emirati family in Fujairah, became pregnant but hid it from her employers.
HAFIZABAD -- A young unmarried woman in Pindi Bhattian was set ablazed by a young man as she refused to be married with him.
London, Feb 02 ( ANI ): Women buying condoms in Dubai could face jail, as pharmacists in the Arab state are reportedly receiving backhanders every time they tell police of an unmarried woman buying the contraceptives.
Back in the 1950s and 60s there was a social stigma for an unmarried woman to fall pregnant.
In addition, more public sector providers (56%) reported that at least one unmarried woman had consulted them for an abortion in the last six months, while only 29% of private providers had seen such a case.
She was nominated for a best actress Oscar for her role as Erica Benton in the 1978 film An Unmarried Woman and shared, with Isabelle Huppert, the best actress award at the Cannes Film Festival.
It was the biggest mistake of my life," a young unmarried woman, who declined to be identified, explained, "my foetus was 10 weeks old and it was a horrible feeling.
She is best remembered for her role in "An Unmarried Woman," the 1978 film about a wealthy New York woman who picks up the pieces of her life after her stockbroker husband leaves her for a younger woman.
This handicap exists despite the fact that there is nothing illegal about an adult unmarried man living with an adult unmarried woman in a livein relationship.
10,000 are granted to a Mustahiq unmarried woman as one-time grant by local Zakat committees.