Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A woman who is active in sports.
  • n. A woman whose conduct and attitude exhibit sportsmanship.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A woman who engages in sports. A female athlete.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A woman who engages in or is interested in field-sports.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who engages in sports

Etymologies

sports +‎ -woman. (Wiktionary)

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