Definition of superwoman
: an exceptional woman; especially : a woman who succeeds in having a career and raising a family
Recent Examples of superwoman from the Web
The easiest way to explain the Amazons is to describe them as a race of superwomen who live on their own island, entirely separate from the male gender.
While Beyoncé is basically superwoman, is any pregnant woman really superhuman to headline a music festival in her third trimester?
Mia Wasikowska’s Alice Kingsleigh is a thoroughly modern young superwoman outfitted in sumptuous Victorian costumes, and the latest Disney heroine viewed through a feminist lens.
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SUPERWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of superwoman for English Language Learners
: a woman who is very strong, successful, etc.; especially : a woman who has both a successful career and a family
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