yachtswoman


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yachts·wom·an

 (yäts′wo͝om′ən)
n.
A woman who owns or sails a yacht.

yachts•wom•an

(ˈyɒtsˌwʊm ən)

n., pl. -wom•en.
a woman who owns or sails a yacht.
[1885–90]
usage: See -woman.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yachtswoman - a person who owns or sails a yachtyachtswoman - a person who owns or sails a yacht  
crewman, sailor - any member of a ship's crew
Translations

yachtswoman

[ˈjɒtswʊmən] N (yachtswomen (pl)) → balandrista f, deportista f náutica

yachtswoman

[ˈjɒtswʊmən] nnavigatrice f

yachtswoman

n pl <-women> → Seglerin f

yachtswoman

[ˈjɒtsˌwʊmən] n (-women (pl)) → yachtswoman f inv
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