Definition of businesswoman
: a woman who transacts business; especially : one who is a business executive
Examples of businesswoman in a Sentence
Like many musicians, she's found that she has to be a businesswoman as well as a performer.
Recent Examples of businesswoman from the Web
Debbie Scoppechio, one of Louisville's leading businesswomen, died Thursday after a long battle with cancer.
Young joins businesswoman Lena Epstein, who co-chaired President Donald Trump's Michigan campaign in 2016, as a potential challenger to U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Lansing, who is seeking a fourth six-year term.
This Southern businesswoman, author, and entrepreneur is best known for her beloved Gulf Shores restaurant, Lulu's.
But, also a really methodical and level-headed businesswoman.
The Mount Washington woman, a retired businesswoman and grandmother of five, has spent the better part of four years spearheading a project to to get the work illustrated, translated into English and published in the United States.
Moraitis is a Fort Lauderdale native, wife of state Rep. George Moraitis, and a businesswoman in the nonprofit world.
In Cedar Rapids’ Czech Village, local businesswomen and friends Jennetta Williams, 48, and Teresa Jensen, 44, chatted while seated in the trunk of a minivan.
Carroll Glasgow, a businesswoman who has been involved with the Miss America Organization as a volunteer and director in Louisiana for many years.
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First Known Use of businesswoman
BUSINESSWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners
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
Definition of businesswoman for Students
: a woman in business especially as an owner or a manager
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