countrywoman countrywoman

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a woman who lives in the country and has country ways
  2. (n) a woman from your own country

Usage(s):

  1. Her countrywoman, Miss Trickey, won the 1,000-metre run.
  2. A countrywoman spied him sneaking along the beach, notified the constabulary.
  3. On Mondays a grand and gentle countrywoman drives her station wagon south out of hill-and-meadow farmland.

News

  1. Tough First Day for U.S. Women Despite Stephens Win

    Sloane Stephens, who defeated her countrywoman Jamie Hampton, was one of only two American women, among nine who played Monday, to advance.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Abby Wambach Passes Hamm for Most Goals in International Soccer

    Abby Wambach eclipsed her U.S. countrywoman Mia Hamm’s scoring record in international soccer by taking her career tally to 160 goals.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

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