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
Recent Examples of horsewoman from the Web
She was considered one of the most talented horsewomen in the world.
Longtime Placentia resident Gayle Carline tracks those moments that shape her days as a wife, mom, computer wizard and horsewoman.
Hundreds of horsewomen, in full festive regalia, rode sidesaddle in specially constructed wooden armchairs known as jamugas, a tradition since the 16th century.
Most of all, Anna was an avid horsewoman, who had a different horse and different saddle for every occasion.
Longtime Placentia resident Gayle Carline tracks those moments that shape her days as a wife, mom, computer wiz and horsewoman.
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First Known Use of horsewoman
HORSEWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horsewoman for English Language Learners
: a woman who rides horses
: a woman who breeds or manages horses
HORSEWOMAN Defined for Kids
Definition of horsewoman for Students
: a woman skilled in riding on horseback or in handling horses
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