countrywoman

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noun coun·try·wom·an \ˈkən-trē-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of countrywoman

  1. 1 :  a woman who is a compatriot

  2. 2 :  a woman who is a resident of the country

15th Century

First Known Use of countrywoman

15th century


COUNTRYWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners

countrywoman

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noun coun·try·wom·an \ˈkən-trē-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of countrywoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman born or living in the same country as someone else

  • : a woman who lives in the countryside


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