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 ?
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.
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.
Hargreaves, 28, who joined the firm in 2004, is an experienced horsewoman, having ridden since she was seven years old and competed in cross-country and show-jumping events.
Cycling star Victoria Pendleton is also 4-1 to grab gold in 2012, triple jumper Phillips Idowu 10-1 and horsewoman Zara Phillips - daughter of Princess Anne - 12-1.
The bike rider, who was carrying a female passenger, almost rode into the horsewoman and her 16-year-old companion, also on horseback, and as he swerved to avoid them he fell to the ground.
She's made no secret of her ambition to be as good asif not better - horsewoman than her mother, Princess Anne, and now she's well on her way.
Colin Colley (41) agreed to help killer Mark Dyche scare the young horsewoman on a country lane near her Derbyshire home.
A huddersfield horsewoman has achieved her dream of opening a tack shop.
The tragedy happened in the same stretch of countryside between Gainsborough and Market Rasen, Lincs, where another horsewoman died after encountering a military aircraft.