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.
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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.horsewoman - a woman horsemanhorsewoman - a woman horseman      
equestrian, horseback rider, horseman - a man skilled in equitation
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Translations

horsewoman

[ˈhɔːsˌwʊmən] N (horsewomen (pl)) → amazona f, charra f (Mex)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

horsewoman

[ˈhɔːrswʊmən] ncavalière f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

horsewoman

[ˈhɔːsˌwʊmən] namazzone f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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." Dorothea looked straight before her, and spoke with cold brusquerie, very much with the air of a handsome boy, in amusing contrast with the solicitous amiability of her admirer.
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.
On his side were the inquiries,"Was she a horsewoman?Pleasant rides?
Active and fearless, and though rather small, strongly made, she seemed formed for a horsewoman; and to the pure genuine pleasure of the exercise, something was probably added in Edmund's attendance and instructions, and something more in the conviction of very much surpassing her sex in general by her early progress, to make her unwilling to dismount.
Mrs Pomphret was a skilled horsewoman and friend Debbie King, owner of an equestrian centre in Congleton, said: "She endlessly volunteered to help out.
"Lynn was a very experienced and knowledgeable horsewoman who, whilst she may not remember a person's name, would, without fail recall the name of the horse or pony they owned or rode.
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.