Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
the rights, claimed by and for women, of equal privileges and opportunities with men
also woman's rights
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plural nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Socioeconomic, political, and legal rights for women equal to those of men.
- A movement in support of these rights.