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sports·wom·an

 (spôrts′wo͝om′ən)
n.
1. A woman who is active in sports.
2. A woman whose conduct and attitude exhibit sportsmanship.
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sportswoman

(ˈspɔːtsˌwʊmən)
n, pl -women
(General Sporting Terms) a woman who takes part in sports, esp of the outdoor type
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sports•wom•an

(ˈspɔrtsˌwʊm ən, ˈspoʊrts-)

n., pl. -wom•en.
a woman who engages in sports.
[1745–55]
usage: See -woman.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sportswoman - someone who engages in sportssportswoman - someone who engages in sports  
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
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Translations
sportovkyně
sportskvinde
naisurheilija
sportašica
スポーツウーマン
스포츠우먼
športnica
idrottskvinna
นักกีฬาหญิง
nữ vận động viên

sportswoman

[ˈspɔːtswʊmən] N (sportswomen (pl)) → deportista f
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

sportswoman

[ˈspɔːrtswʊmən] nsportive fsports writer njournaliste mf sportif/ivesport utility vehicle sports utility vehicle n4x4 m, quatre-quatre m
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sportswoman

[ˈspɔːtsˌwʊmən] n (-women (pl)) → sportiva
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

sportswoman

سَيِّدَةٌ رِياضِيَّة sportovkyně sportskvinde Sportlerin φίλαθλη deportista naisurheilija sportive sportašica sportiva スポーツウーマン 스포츠우먼 sportvrouw idrettskvinne sportsmenka desportista, esportista спортсменка idrottskvinna นักกีฬาหญิง kadın sporcu nữ vận động viên 女运动员
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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