Meaning of “sportswoman” in the English Dictionary

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"sportswoman" in British English

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sportswomannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈspɔːtsˌwʊm.ən/ us /ˈspɔːrtsˌwʊm.ən/

a woman who plays sport, especially one who plays it well:

a famous/keen/talented sportswoman

(Definition of “sportswoman” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)