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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A female native, inhabitant, or citizen of a particular city.

Usage examples (32)
  • "Yes," said Phil, straining a point in favor of his townswoman; "and I think she sings pretty well."
  • Thus, townswoman Askoli Picheno, located in the country centre, it is necessary to give birth twice.
  • When at 3: 00 am a townswoman walked up to Anderson Cooper and told him -- live -- that he had been reporting a false miracle this showed, according to Klein, the...
  • I saw slaves in brilliant silver harnesses with heavy silver bells tinkling from their cocks and a rich townswoman in a bright-red velvet hood and cape, snapping a long... for more
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