from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A woman who works for wages.
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- noun A
womanwho worksin exchange for payment, especially one that does manual labour
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She was a New Woman, that still unusual amalgamation of homemaker and workingwoman: days filled with job, volunteering and clubs, homemaking skills honed down to the bare minimum.
She might be a workingwoman, a volunteer, a mom, or part of all of these.
I suppose we should have quotas on how many kids a workingwoman can have.
This may prove to be useful for the workingwoman who can pick up the beauty products as and when required from the beauty salon.
ANUCHA BROWN SANDERS, PLAINTIFF: What I did here, I did for every workingwoman in America.
We had noticed that Cecilia's indignation on account of the workingwoman of Germany was extreme if the woman was pretty.
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Besides, no plain, everyday workingwoman could enjoy herself in your car because her conscience wouldn't let her.
And, because it was queer that a song should seem to be coming out of the ground, a costermonger stopped, and then a little boy, and then a workingwoman, and then a lady.
If so, how will the workingwoman of England, already inferior economically to the ladies who are benefited by the Shackleton bill,  be able to work with their political superiors, should the bill pass?
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