Definition of Irishwoman in English:


Line breaks: Ir¦ish|woman
Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪrɪʃwʊmən

noun (plural Irishwomen)

  • A female native or inhabitant of Ireland, or a woman of Irish descent.
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    • The possibility of the seductiveness of a Gaelic Irishwoman (or Gaelic Ireland in any form) is never entertained in the novel.
    • On the monument there is a plaque which states: ‘In memory of all Irishmen and Irishwomen who gave their lives in all wars, at home and abroad and in U.N. service so that others could live in peace and freedom.’
    • Breast cancer claims the lives of 630 Irishwomen annually and almost 1,700 new cases are diagnosed each year.

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