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[duhch-woo m-uh n] /ˈdʌtʃˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural Dutchwomen.
a female native or inhabitant of the Netherlands; a woman of Dutch ancestry.
Usage note
See -woman. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • And he had to be told by her, that Dutchwoman, that his temperament did not respond to hers!

    The Law Inevitable Louis Couperus
  • The seventeenth-century Dutchwoman, according to all accounts, seems to have been a shrew.

    Chats on Old Clocks Arthur Hayden
  • You dress yourself as no Dutchwoman of your age would think of doing.

    Small Souls Louis Couperus
  • The Dutchwoman blushed, shook her head, and pointed to herself.

    The Story of an African Farm (AKA Ralph Iron) Olive Schreiner
  • The Dutchwoman dresses expensively in all the towns, and generally well.

  • Even a Britisher married to a Dutchwoman seemed at once to consider her people as his people, and the Transvaal as his fatherland.

    South African Memories Lady Sarah Wilson
  • Madame de Bellini is a Dutchwoman of very large dimensions, being a two-hundred-and-fifty-pounder at the lowest estimate.

    The Witches of New York Q. K. Philander Doesticks
  • We hadn't yet realized the relative importance of certain affairs of life, according to a Dutchwoman's point of view.

  • Believe me, Ware, that if there isn't some connection between those two, I am a Dutchwoman.

    A Coin of Edward VII

    Fergus Hume
  • He thought the Dutchwoman, come out to cool herself in the yard, called to some misbehaving servant.

    The Story of an African Farm (AKA Ralph Iron) Olive Schreiner

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