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 ?
About the hour of ten o'clock, the whole plain was crowded with horsemen, horsewomen, and foot-passengers, hastening to the tournament; and shortly after, a grand flourish of trumpets announced Prince John and his retinue, attended by many of those knights who meant to take share in the game, as well as others who had no such intention.
Rousey and fellow MMA fighters Marina Shafir, Shayna Baszler and Jessamyn Duke were known as the Four Horsewomen a tribute to the nefarious Ric Flair-led Four Horsemen stable of the 1980s and '90s.
WWE teased a future showdown between MMA's Four Horsewomen (Rousey, Shayna Baszler, Marina Shafir and Jessamyn Duke) and WWE's version of the Four Horsewomen (Charlotte Flair, Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch and Bayley).
Sally was perhaps one of the last true horsewomen and her legacy lives on through Saltburn Riding School and now also through the bridleway dedicated to her memory.
The graduate horsewomen presented a show during which they demonstrated different skills and expertise gained from the course.
But fair play to the horsewomen for saddling up for such a good cause.
A FARMER who chased four horsewomen in a truck with a gun pointing out of the window narrowly escaped jail.
A keen horsewomen, Vicki is a qualified riding instructor.
No less clearly, that filly's brilliance provides a fitting testimony to the talents of one of the finest horsewomen of her age, whose loss will be keenly felt by the host of friends she made over half a century in the business.
ONE of Wales's leading horsewomen is facing another hurdle in her bid to establish a pioneering equine centre.
These horsemen and horsewomen, who have seen it all at the racetrack, were upset about the worsening news on Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro's fight for life.
There is an MBE also for Pippa Funnell, one of the greatest horsewomen of her generation.