Definition of yachtswoman in English:


Syllabification: yachts·wom·an
Pronunciation: /ˈyätsˌwo͝omən

noun (plural yachtswomen)

A woman who sails yachts.
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  • Other classes are names after Mahatma Gandhi, Emily Pankhurst and yachtswoman Ellen MacArthur.
  • The Royal Navy's top admiral has sent a personal message of congratulations to record-breaking yachtswoman Ellen MacArthur.
  • Scottish Olympic hopes may be few and far between - in the absence of Doug Walker, the best bet for a medal will probably be yachtswoman Shirley Robertson.

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