Englishwoman \Eng"lish*wom`an\, n.; pl. {Englishwomen}. Fem. of {Englishman}. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • Englishwoman — [iŋ′glishwoom΄ən] n. pl. Englishwomen [iŋ′glishwim΄ən; ] also [ iŋ′lishwim΄ən] a woman born or living in England …   English World dictionary

  • Englishwoman — UK [ˈɪŋɡlɪʃˌwʊmən] / US noun [countable] Word forms Englishwoman : singular Englishwoman plural Englishwomen UK [ˈɪŋɡlɪʃˌwɪmɪn] / US a woman from England …   English dictionary

  • Englishwoman — [[t]ɪ̱ŋglɪʃwʊmən[/t]] Englishwomen N COUNT An Englishwoman is a woman who comes from England …   English dictionary

  • Englishwoman — noun Date: 15th century a woman of English birth, nationality, or origin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Englishwoman — /ing glish woom euhn/ or, often, / lish /, n., pl. Englishwomen. a woman who is a native or citizen of England. [1520 30; ENGLISH + WOMAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Englishwoman — noun A female native or inhabitant of England; a woman who is English by birth, descent, or naturalization. See Also: English, Englishman …   Wiktionary

  • Englishwoman — En|glish|wom|an [ˈıŋglıʃˌwumən] n plural Englishwomen [ ˌwımın] a woman from England …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Englishwoman — Eng|lish|wom|an [ ıŋglıʃ,wumən ] (plural Eng|lish|wom|en [ ıŋglıʃ,wımın ] ) noun count a woman from England …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Englishwoman — irr. n. woman who is a citizen or resident of England …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Englishwoman — noun (C) a woman from England …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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