old woman

Definitions of old woman
  1. noun
    a woman who is old
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    beldam, beldame
    a woman of advanced age
    granny
    an old woman
    beldam, beldame, crone, hag, witch
    an ugly evil-looking old woman
    mother
    a term of address for an elderly woman
    type of:
    golden ager, old person, oldster, senior citizen
    an elderly person
    adult female, woman
    an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
  2. noun
    herb with greyish leaves found along the east coast of North America; used as an ornamental plant
    synonyms: Artemisia stelleriana, beach wormwood, dusty miller
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    wormwood
    any of several low composite herbs of the genera Artemisia or Seriphidium
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