What does the word female mean?

Usage examples for female

  1. To the best of my belief, he had not a single female friend. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
  2. I rather believe it to be caused by the number of female slaves that find their way into the market. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  3. The female witnesses left before him; it was well they did so. – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams