noun, plural sports·wom·en.
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She vanquished Mrs. Struggles, the veteran lady champion of the shaft and bow, a sportswoman who was now on the verge of sixty.The Mark Of Cain|Andrew Lang
This sportswoman called Charity had been trying to live up to her name, of late.We Can't Have Everything|Rupert Hughes
This volume is sure of a warm welcome from every Sportsman and Sportswoman of to-day.Fifty Years of Golf|Horace G. Hutchinson
They established the principle, "A middle-aged woman who will marry a young boy is no sportswoman."The Disturbing Charm|Berta Ruck
She was a genuine fancier, and sportswoman, and all her dogs were sure to be "workers," and thoroughly game.All About Dogs|Charles Henry Lane