horsewoman

noun
horse·​wom·​an | \ ˈhȯrs-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce horsewoman (audio) \

Definition of horsewoman

1 : a woman who is a rider or a driver of horses especially : one whose skill is exceptional
2 : a woman skilled in caring for or managing horses
3 : a woman who breeds or raises horses

Examples of horsewoman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At the time of Kelsey's disappearance, phone records show that Patrick Frazee was in touch with Krystal Kenney Lee — a nurse and avid horsewoman who grew up here. CBS News, "Patrick Frazee sentenced: Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth gets justice a year after Thanksgiving Day killing," 23 Nov. 2019 At the time of Kelsey's disappearance, phone records show that Patrick Frazee was in touch with Krystal Kenney Lee — a nurse and avid horsewoman who grew up here. CBS News, "Patrick Frazee sentenced: Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth gets justice a year after Thanksgiving Day killing," 23 Nov. 2019 At the time of Kelsey's disappearance, phone records show that Patrick Frazee was in touch with Krystal Kenney Lee — a nurse and avid horsewoman who grew up here. CBS News, "Patrick Frazee sentenced: Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth gets justice a year after Thanksgiving Day killing," 23 Nov. 2019 But Astrid is an assertive, fierce heroine, one who prizes her intellectual prowess as much as her skill as a horsewoman. Maureen Lee Lenker, EW.com, "Hot Stuff: Five new romances tackle the struggle to feel deserving of love," 3 Dec. 2019 At the time of Kelsey's disappearance, phone records show that Patrick Frazee was in touch with Krystal Kenney Lee — a nurse and avid horsewoman who grew up here. CBS News, "Patrick Frazee sentenced: Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth gets justice a year after Thanksgiving Day killing," 23 Nov. 2019 At the time of Kelsey's disappearance, phone records show that Patrick Frazee was in touch with Krystal Kenney Lee — a nurse and avid horsewoman who grew up here. CBS News, "The murder of Kelsey Berreth: What does Krystal Lee know about the Colorado mom's killing?," 5 Oct. 2019 In November of 2018, its Cruise Collection ad campaign featuring Jennifer Lawrence was questioned as the collection was allegedly inspired by traditional Mexican horsewomen yet featured a white actress as its centerpiece. Kara Nesvig, Teen Vogue, "Dior Pulls Fragrance Campaign After Cultural Appropriation Backlash," 3 Sep. 2019 Her horse was startled but the queen, in a remarkable display of her sangfroid and horsewoman’s skills, quickly kept him under control and kept on riding as police rushed behind her to subdue the gunman. Sara M Moniuszko, USA TODAY, "Duchess Meghan attends Trooping the Colour after skipping Trump visit, Prince Louis makes balcony debut," 8 June 2019

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First Known Use of horsewoman

circa 1578, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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21 Jan 2020

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“Horsewoman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horsewoman. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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horsewoman

noun
How to pronounce horsewoman (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of horsewoman

: a woman who rides horses
: a woman who breeds or manages horses

horsewoman

noun
horse·​wom·​an | \ ˈhȯrs-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce horsewoman (audio) \
plural horsewomen\ -​ˌwi-​mən \

Kids Definition of horsewoman

: a woman skilled in riding on horseback or in handling horses

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