equestrienne

[ ih-kwes-tree-en ]
/ ɪˌkwɛs triˈɛn /
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noun

a woman who rides horses.

Nearby words

  1. equatorial trough,
  2. equatorward,
  3. equerry,
  4. equestrian,
  5. equestrianism,
  6. equi,
  7. equi np deletion,
  8. equi-,
  9. equiangular,
  10. equiaxial

Origin of equestrienne

First recorded in 1860–65; equestri(an) + -enne

Usage note

See -enne.

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British Dictionary definitions for equestrienne

equestrienne

/ (ɪˌkwɛstrɪˈɛn) /

noun

a female rider on horseback, esp one in a circus who performs acrobatics
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