Definition of womenfolk noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈwɪmɪnfəʊk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪmɪnfoʊk//
[plural] (formal or humorous)
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all the women in a community or family, especially one that is led by men The male hunters brought back the food for their womenfolk to cook. compare menfolk
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: womenfolk