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new woman

see under feel like oneself
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  • I'd even rather be an old woman than a new woman, if I were driven to be one or the other.

    The Farringdons Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler
  • The new woman will be a companion rather than a slave or a toy of her husband.

    The New World of Islam Lothrop Stoddard
  • So surely from out of the wreckage and passion a new woman will arise.

    The Truth About Woman C. Gasquoine Hartley
  • I asked him if new woman Street was blocked, but there was no need for a reply.

    Attack Edward G. D. Liveing
  • Fortunately, to the woman of the alliance this new woman of democratic individuality is as abhorrent as she is to men.

    Search-Light Letters Robert Grant
  • Up, and with my wife to church, and her new woman Barker with her the first time.

  • The romance of chivalry and the Italian tale would be still more distasteful to the new woman than they were to the new courtier.

    John Lyly John Dover Wilson
  • And then, suddenly, there was a new woman in the family, in Aunt May's place.

    The Story Of Julia Page Kathleen Norris

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