In West Virginia, one of the first female coal miners in the country sued the owner of the mine to get him to stop stalking her.
It angers me that, in general, female diaries are considered less philosophical than male diaries.
Seventy percent of guest workers from Indonesia, for example, are female.
The radical Islamists for whom she feels so much contempt have a problem with female sexuality, which they want to cover up.
El-Hamy Mahmoud El-Hamy, a Cairo landlord, recently urged a female tenant to buy a gun for self-defense purposes.
female—Head and neck, cinnamon brown, paler on the throat; back, dark gray.
This operation is performed by a female, with the aid of a stamp.
These reflections suddenly filled me with deep interest in the stranger and his female companion.
Many of them were black, and a good share were of the female sex.
There was a female slave the property of some crafty men who by her means traded on the simplicity of the colonists.
early 14c., from Old French femelle (12c.) "woman, female," from Medieval Latin femella "a female," from Latin femella "young female, girl," diminutive of femina "woman" (see feminine).
Sense extended in Vulgar Latin from humans to female of other animals. Spelling altered late 14c. on mistaken parallel of male. As an adjective, from early 14c. Reference to sockets, etc., is from 1660s.
female fe·male (fē'māl')
Of, relating to, or denoting the sex that produces ova or bears young. n.
A member of the sex that produces ova or bears young.
A woman or girl.
Noun A female organism.