woman of the hour


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woman of the hour

n. pl. women of the hour
1. A woman in whose honor a gathering is held.
2. A woman who is currently an object of public attention.
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She introduced Dinner Dance Chairperson Kristy Holt, PMCS engineer for Turner Construction Company and new member of the PWC Board of Directors as "a professional who left no stone unturned to assist PWC" and "one of Turner's best and brightest, the woman of the hour.