Definition of madwoman in English:

madwoman

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Pronunciation: /ˈmadwʊmən
 
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noun (plural madwomen)

  • A woman who is mentally ill.
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    • The magic of his evocation of the feminine apart, his portrayal of the dependent daughter and sister, the rejected lover, and the madwoman, is magnificent.
    • The set-up is horror-film heaven - three Norwegian filmmakers on a road trip through Louisiana stop to take in the local colour and end up being antagonized by a madwoman.
    • Maura, the village madwoman, danced more wildly than all the rest, chanting uncouth rhymes.

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