[ woo m-uh-nist ]
/ ˈwʊm ə nɪst /


believing in and respecting the abilities and talents of women; acknowledging women's contributions to society.
pertaining to a type of feminism that acknowledges the abilities and contributions of black women.


a person who holds or supports womanist views.

Related forms

wom·an·ism, noun
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