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[wim-in] /ˈwɪm ɪn/
plural noun, Eye Dialect.
women (sometimes also used as a feminist spelling to avoid the sequence m-e-n).
Origin of wimmin
First recorded in 1910-15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • wimmin bi natur are all coquets, and men bi natur are all braggarts.

  • I dunno as wimmin horse doctors is very common, but I dunno why not.

    Chip, of the Flying U B. M. Bower
  • I suppoze the reazon why wimmin are so fast talkers, is bekause tha dont hav tew stop tew spit on their hands.

    Josh Billings, Hiz Sayings Henry Wheeler Shaw
  • (to audience, pointing to Billy disgustedly) He's got wimmin's stockings on.

    The Deacon Horace C. Dale
  • And he'll have no trouble in doin' so—not at all; putty is hard in comparison to wimmin's heads and hearts, sometimes.

  • They beleaf in a hereafter, but it iz genrally a hereafter of wimmin.

    Josh Billings, Hiz Sayings Henry Wheeler Shaw
  • Jest as soon as the wimmin heerd this they'd clap their han's up to their ears to see if their earrings wuz all right.

  • Now, that's an example of how disorganizin' wimmin 'ud be on board a ship.

    Woven with the Ship Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • All wimmin are bi natur flirts, but those who are the most so, have the least sense.

  • "They all have their wimmin," remarks a blousy-looking loiterer to my friend.

    Turns about Town Robert Cortes Holliday

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