from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A hired woman, especially in the western United States, who tends cattle and performs many of her duties on horseback.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a woman who tends free-range cattle, especially in the American West.
- n. a woman who identifies with cowboy culture, including clothing such as the cowboy hat.
- n. a playing card of queen rank.
- v. To work as a cowgirl, herding cattle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a woman cowboy
Good to know: the reverse cowgirl is suggested as a sexual position less likely to spread H1N1.
Women in cowgirl dresses sway to the music, mouthing the words as they step backward and forward in unison on the stage.
Space cowgirl is just as cool a costume, is it not?
"O'Keeffe's life embodied those qualities that go into the word cowgirl," said Director of Exhibits and Education Diana Vela.
Nearby, a troupe of middle-aged women in cowgirl outfits performed a dance to Frank Sinatra’s rendition of “New York, New York.”
There's just something a little more "cowgirl" about riding a horse (or pony) in Texas.
I did not get a feeling of "cowgirl" at all and Dani seemed more polite than stupid.
The "cowgirl" remark was so lame, it wasn't worth getting mad about.
The "cowgirl" jab — well, that was my own fault, he thought.
On inquiry I learned that this was called a "cowgirl" costume.