noun (plural countrywomen)
- 1A woman living or born in a rural area, especially one engaged in a typically rural occupation.More example sentences
- The work of a humble but devout countrywomen with considerable artistic talent, they provide a unique glimpse into traditional Ethiopian life and labor.
- As this simple countrywoman puts it, ‘Like we were standing on a lake of ice that was turning to fire right under our feet.’
- A month or two back one of the Sunday papers had an article about a countrywoman who went to extremes to pay for her daughter's riding lessons.
- 2A woman from the same country or district as someone else: a fellow countrywoman from OhioMore example sentences
- But her fellow countrywoman was following a different race plan that allowed her to maintain boat speed for longer.
- With millions of Indians tuning in for live broadcasts of international competitions featuring their countrywomen, the pageant scene is an advertiser's dream.
- Deprived of their countrywomen's company all week while they work in isolation, Sunday is their chance to socialize.