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[french-woo m-uh n] /ˈfrɛntʃˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural Frenchwomen.
a woman who is a native or inhabitant of the French nation.
Origin of Frenchwoman
1585-95; French + woman Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Anatole answered the Frenchwoman very readily and, looking at her with a smile, talked to her about her native land.

    War and Peace Leo Tolstoy
  • What is it in the Frenchwoman which makes her so utterly unique?

    Another Sheaf John Galsworthy
  • Mistress and maid exchanged a sharp, mutual glance, and the Frenchwoman nodded slowly.

    About Peggy Saville Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  • That's an odd reason, but it may seem convincing to a Frenchwoman.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • "We must marry our daughters as soon as possible," said a Frenchwoman to an easy-going American husband.

  • He remembered the saying of a Frenchwoman who had been through the Franco-Prussian war.

    All Roads Lead to Calvary Jerome K. Jerome
  • The first one who deserves mention was, though a Queen of England, a Frenchwoman by birth.

    The Century of Columbus James J. Walsh
  • Of Irish parentage, she afterward became naturalized as a Frenchwoman.

    Woman's Work in Music Arthur Elson

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