What is another word for old lady?

Pronunciation: [ˈə͡ʊld lˈe͡ɪdi] (IPA)

The term "old lady" is often considered derogatory and ageist. Instead, there are many synonyms that can be used to describe an elderly woman respectfully. Some possible options include "senior citizen," "elder," "mature woman," "seasoned lady," "wise elder," "grande dame," "aged woman," "venerable lady," or "experienced woman." Each of these terms provides a more positive and respectful way to describe an older woman, acknowledging her wisdom, experience, and contributions to society. Using these synonyms can also help to combat ageism and promote a more inclusive and respectful attitude towards older adults.

Synonyms for Old lady:

What are the hypernyms for Old lady?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Old lady?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for old lady (as nouns)

    • person
      wife, married woman.

Famous quotes with Old lady

  • What could be more beautiful than a dear old lady growing wise with age? Every age can be enchanting, provided you live within it.
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  • I won't quit to become someone's old lady.
    Janis Joplin
  • That's my opportunity to hide behind that old lady and say what I want to say.
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  • A beautiful lady is an accident of nature. A beautiful old lady is a work of art.
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