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superwoman

[soo-per-woo m-uh n] /ˈsu pərˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural superwomen.
1.
a woman of extraordinary or superhuman powers.
2.
a woman who copes successfully with the simultaneous demands of a career, marriage, and motherhood.
Origin
Usage note
See -woman.
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Examples from the web for superwoman
  • She is a sort of superwoman enacting the ideal escape from reality.
  • The press refers to her as a superwoman, and the list of her accomplishments tallies with that tag.
  • Be a superwoman or ask for help and take care of ourselves.
British Dictionary definitions for superwoman

superwoman

/ˈsuːpəˌwʊmən/
noun (pl) -women
1.
a woman who fulfils her many roles with apparently superhuman efficiency
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Slang definitions & phrases for superwoman

superwoman

noun

A woman who successfully undertakes marriage, motherhood, and a full working life all at the same time (1976+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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