horsewoman


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horse·wom·an

 (hôrs′wo͝om′ən)
n.
1.
a. A woman who rides a horse.
b. A woman skilled in equitation.
2. A woman who breeds and raises horses.

horse•wom•an

(ˈhɔrsˌwʊm ən)

n., pl. -wom•en.
1. a woman who rides on horseback.
2. a woman skilled in managing or riding horses.
[1555–65]
horse′wom`an•ship`, n.
usage: See -woman.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.horsewoman - a woman horsemanhorsewoman - a woman horseman      
equestrian, horseback rider, horseman - a man skilled in equitation
Translations

horsewoman

[ˈhɔːsˌwʊmən] N (horsewomen (pl)) → amazona f, charra f (Mex)

horsewoman

[ˈhɔːrswʊmən] ncavalière f

horsewoman

[ˈhɔːsˌwʊmən] namazzone f
References in classic literature ?
Every lady ought to be a perfect horsewoman, that she may accompany her husband.
I have made up my mind that I ought not to be a perfect horsewoman, and so I should never correspond to your pattern of a lady.
She was a perfect horsewoman, and as gay and gentle as she was beautiful.
I have been a horsewoman ever since I was a baby, and I have followed the hounds a great many times, though I know you do not approve of ladies hunting; but still that is the fact, and I intend to try this Lizzie that you gentlemen are all so fond of; so please help me to mount, like a good friend as you are.
Elizabeth, feeling really anxious, was determined to go to her, though the carriage was not to be had; and as she was no horsewoman, walking was her only alternative.
The best of your emails, tweets and facebook comments Wishing all the very best to a very brave and talented horsewoman, Ana O'Brien.
RHONDDA farmer's daughter Emily Farr who visited New Zealand on a placement on her way to a double honours degree in Equine Science and Thoroughbred Management four years ago has certainly made a name for herself as a horsewoman.
The horsewoman defended her individual dressage title - Team GB's 16th gold in Rio.
Sally's whole world turned on being a horsewoman, she was born to it and lived every aspect of it - she bred, she competed and hunted.
ROYAL horsewoman Zara Phillips looks like she's going to win by a neck as she sups a beer from the bottle with her pals from Strictly Come Dancing.
Sarah Judge, Shaikha Hessa's personal assistant, added: "Shaikha Hessa is an accomplished horsewoman who likes a natural horsemanship style of riding.
The horsewoman is by painter Maynard Dixon from a 1906 issue devoted to Oregon.