businesswoman

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noun busi·ness·wom·an \-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of businesswoman

  1. :  a woman who transacts business; especially :  one who is a business executive

Examples of businesswoman in a Sentence

  1. Like many musicians, she's found that she has to be a businesswoman as well as a performer.

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First Known Use of businesswoman

1827


BUSINESSWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners

businesswoman

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noun

Definition of businesswoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who works in business especially in a high position

  • : a woman who is good at dealing with business and financial matters


BUSINESSWOMAN Defined for Kids

businesswoman

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noun busi·ness·wom·an \ˈbiz-nəs-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of businesswoman for Students

plural

businesswomen

\-ˌwi-mən\
  1. :  a woman in business especially as an owner or a manager


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