Synonyms of female in English:

female


See definition of female

adjective

1‘typical female attributes’

SYNONYMS

feminine, womanly, womanlike, ladylike

she-, to do with women

pretty, graceful, delicate, gentle

archaic feminal

ANTONYMS

male


noun

1‘the author was a female’

SYNONYMS

woman, lady, member of the fair sex, member of the gentle sex

girl, schoolgirl

matron, dowager

Northern English Scottish lass, lassie

Irish colleen

Australian yorga

informal chick, girlie, filly, biddy

British informal bird, bint, popsy

Northern English Scottish informal besom, wifie

North American informal dame, broad, gal, jane, babe, sister

NZ Australian informal sheila

British dated, informal Judy

North American informal, dated frail

humorous the female of the species

derogatory tart, piece, bit, mare, baggage

offensive bitch

literary maid, maiden, damsel, demoiselle

archaic, humorous wench

archaic gentlewoman, petticoat