21 Words That Are Only Ever Used To Describe Women

"The bossy and ambitious woman flounced out of government in a haughty show of emotion!"

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Below is a list of words used regularly in the media and in general conversation to describe women. To help change the conversation, a list of alternative words and phrases has been provided.

21. "Ambitious"

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Alternatives: This word is all about context. Positive context ("Wow, she's so successful and ambitious!") is fine, but using in a negative "Wow, she's such a pushy bitch" context is NOT OK.