: done, performed, or controlled by one woman
a one-woman job/show/play/business

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Recent Examples on the Web Joan Benedict, who starred on the original Steve Allen Show and Candid Camera and portrayed the tyrannical hotel queen Leona Helmsley in a one-woman stage show, has died. Mike Barnes, The Hollywood Reporter, 8 July 2024 Madelyn Porter, actress, storyteller, comedian and creator of several one-woman shows. Duante Beddingfield, Detroit Free Press, 28 June 2024 The film is a 2022 recording of Jodie Comer’s one-woman performance of Suzie Miller’s stage play which has been watched by nearly half a million people worldwide. Patrick Frater, Variety, 27 June 2024 Dakota Johnson has been a one-woman sneaker parade as of late, while Emily Ratajkowski continues to show off her impressive collection of kicks. Elizabeth Logan, Glamour, 17 June 2024 After Fonda and Tomlin met backstage at one of Tomlin’s one-woman shows, the two quickly found common ground in their careers and personal lives. Makena Gera, Peoplemag, 16 June 2024 The singer, songwriter and comedian who has gained newfound popularity with her TikTok series parodying Taylor Swift and Dua Lipa songs has added more performances to her new one-woman show after the first sold out. Karu F. Daniels, New York Daily News, 13 June 2024 In 2012, at 89, Paige performed an autobiographical one-woman cabaret show in West Hollywood, San Francisco and New York. Gina Piccalo, Los Angeles Times, 3 June 2024 Studio Terp is Sonja Kuijpers's one-woman data illustration studio based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Clara Moskowitz, Scientific American, 1 Nov. 2023

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