noun, plural states·wom·en.
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She was willing to essay the rle of stateswoman with no other principle than revenge and no other policy than plunder.Court Beauties of Old Whitehall|W. R. H. Trowbridge
Lady Marney was a great stateswoman, a leader in fashionable politics.The World's Greatest Books, Vol III|Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
A stateswoman or statesman is one who is intelligently active in work that materially benefits the citizens of a state or nation.The Myth in Marriage|Alice Hubbard
The history of 1860 and the following winter proves that in her the world has lost a stateswoman.Beauty and The Beast, and Tales From Home|Bayard Taylor
Lady Firebrace, a great stateswoman among the tories, was proud of an admirer who was a member of the whig cabinet.Sybil|Benjamin Disraeli