glamazon

noun
glam·​a·​zon | \ ˈgla-mə-ˌzän How to pronounce glamazon (audio) \
plural glamazons

Definition of glamazon

informal
: an exceptionally glamorous, tall, and self-assured woman Sofia Vergara steers into the casting curve as Daniella Riva, a feisty Colombian glamazon with an arsenal of tight dresses and a [loose] grasp on American idioms.— Leah Greenblatt At five-feet-six, she is not a model-bodied glamazon like her best friend…Vogue often used before another nounAfter seven hours of preparation, they emerge from the dressing room in glamazon armor—all heels, hair, and painted faces.— Cheo Hodari Coker

First Known Use of glamazon

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Glamazon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glamazon. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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