Definitions For Female


  • An animal that produces gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
  • A person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
  • A woman or a girl : a female person
  • An animal that can produce young or lay eggs : a female animal
  • A plant that can produce seed or fruit : a female plant


  • Being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces fertilizable gametes (ova) from which offspring develop


  • For or pertaining to or composed of women or girls
  • Characteristic of or peculiar to a woman

Is Female a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Female is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Female in a Sentence

  • Most extension cords have a male plug on one end and a female plug on the other.
  • female standards of housekeeping imposed by the women at the vacation cottage weren't especially popular with the men
  • She attended a school where there were more males than females.
  • Females of this species weigh 8 to 10 pounds.

Synonyms for Female

Antonyms for Female

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