tirewoman

[tahyuh r-woo m-uh n]

Origin of tirewoman

First recorded in 1605–15; tire3 + -woman
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tirewoman

noun plural -women
  1. an obsolete term for lady's maid

Word Origin for tirewoman

C17: see tire ³
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