1: a woman who is a native or resident of a town or city
2: a woman born or residing in the same town or city as another
Examples of townswoman in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe other is the drowning, under possibly suspicious circumstances, of a much-loved young townswoman, Ariel.
Ellen Akins Washington Post, Star Tribune, 22 Feb. 2021
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