Dutchwomannoun [ C ]uk /ˈdʌtʃ.wʊm.ən/ us /ˈdʌtʃ.wʊm.ən/ plural -women uk /-wɪmɪn/ us
› a woman from the Netherlands
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- But, well educated as the Dutchwoman undoubtedly is, there is nothing about her of the 'blue-stocking,' and she does not impress you as being clever until a long acquaintance has brought out her many-sided knowledge.
- Savage, find me a Dutchwoman like her!
- She was a Dutchwoman, enormously fat—when she walked she rolled like a small boat on the ocean, and the dishes in the cupboard jostled each other.
- The Dutchwoman dresses expensively in all the towns, and generally well.
- The great pity is that her education leads to so little, for there are very few channels into which a Dutchwoman can direct her knowledge.