workingwoman

[ wur-king-woom-uhn ]
/ ˈwɜr kɪŋˌwʊm ən /

noun, plural work·ing·wom·en.

a woman who is regularly employed.

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Origin of workingwoman

First recorded in 1850–55; working + woman

usage note for workingwoman

See -woman.
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