Scotswoman


Scotswoman
/skots"woom'euhn/, n., pl. Scotswomen.
a woman who is a native or inhabitant of Scotland; Scot.
[1810-20; SCOTS(MAN) + -WOMAN]

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  • Scotswoman — [skäts′woom΄ən] n. pl. Scotswomen [skäts′wim΄in] a woman born or living in Scotland …   English World dictionary

  • Scotswoman — UK [ˈskɒtsˌwʊmən] / US [ˈskɑtsˌwʊmən] noun [countable] Word forms Scotswoman : singular Scotswoman plural Scotswomen UK [ˈskɒtsˌwɪmɪn] / US [ˈskɑtsˌwɪmɪn] a woman from Scotland …   English dictionary

  • Scotswoman — [[t]skɒ̱tswʊmən[/t]] Scotswomen N COUNT A Scotswoman is a woman of Scottish origin …   English dictionary

  • Scotswoman — noun Date: 1818 a woman who is a native or inhabitant of Scotland …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Scotswoman — noun A woman from Scotland. See Also: Scotsman …   Wiktionary

  • Scotswoman — Scots|wom|an [ˈskɔtsˌwumən US ˈska:ts ] n plural Scotswomen [ ˌwımın] a woman from Scotland …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Scotswoman — Scots|wom|an [ skats,wumən ] (plural Scots|wom|en [ skats,wımın ] ) noun count a woman from Scotland …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • scotswoman — irr. n. female citizen or resident of Scotland, Scottish woman …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Scotswoman — noun (C) a woman who comes from Scotland …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Scotswoman — Scots•wom•an [[t]ˈskɒtsˌwʊm ən[/t]] n. pl. wom•en cvb peo a woman who is a native or inhabitant of Scotland; Scot • Etymology: 1810–20 usage: See Scotch …   From formal English to slang


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